ZHONGSHAN, China, June 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Ming Yang Wind Power Group Limited ("Ming Yang" or the "Company") (NYSE: MY), a leading wind turbine manufacturer in China, today announced that through its subsidiary, Ming Yang Wind Power (International) Co., Ltd ("Ming Yang International"), the Company purchased 141,062,000 shares of Huadian Fuxin Energy Corporation Limited ("Huadian Fuxin") (HKEx: 00816) for an aggregate consideration of approximately US$30.0 million in connection with Huadian Fuxin's initial public offering ("IPO") in Hong Kong and listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on June 28, 2012.
Huadian Fuxin is a leading diversified clean energy company in China, primarily engaged in the development, management and operation of hydropower projects and coal-fired power plants in Fujian province, along with wind power and other clean energy projects throughout China. It serves as the principal platform for the development of China Huadian Corporation's clean energy businesses. According to its IPO prospectus, as of December 31, 2011, Huadian Fuxin reached a consolidated installed capacity of 6,524.1MW into operation, including 2,223.4MW of hydropower, 2,171.3MW of wind power, 2,050.0MW of coal-fired power and 79.4MW of other types of clean energy.
"We are very pleased to have this opportunity to build up our strategic relationship with Huadian Fuxin," said Chuanwei Zhang, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ming Yang. "Huadian Fuxin, a subsidiary of China Huadian Corporation, has built a strong reputation in developing renewable energy in China. China Huadian Corporation, together with its affiliates, has been a major customer of Ming Yang. We are excited about the potential opportunities that are set to grow between Ming Yang and Huadian Fuxin, given our advantages in technology innovation in the wind power industry."
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About China Ming Yang Wind Power Group Limited
China Ming Yang Wind Power Group Limited (NYSE: MY) is a leading and fast-growing wind turbine manufacturer in China, focusing on designing, manufacturing, selling and servicing megawatt-class wind turbines. Ming Yang produces advanced, highly adaptable wind turbines with high energy output and provides customers with comprehensive post-sales services. Ming Yang cooperates with aerodyne Energiesysteme, one of the world's leading wind turbine design firms based in Germany, to co-develop wind turbines. In terms of newly installed capacity, Ming Yang was a top 10 wind turbine manufacturer worldwide and the largest non-state owned wind turbine manufacturer in China in 2011.
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