November 18, 2009 - China Technology Development Group Corporation (Nasdaq: CTDC; "CTDC" or "the Company"), a growing integrated clean energy group based in China to provide solar energy products and solutions, today announced that Mr. Alan Li, CEO and Chairman of the Company had a meeting with a delegation led by Dr. Kandeh K. Yumkella, Director-General of UNIDO and Ms. Monica Oliphant, President of International Solar Energy Society (“ISES”) in Lanzhou, capital city of Gansu province.
Dr. Yumkella made this special trip to Lanzhou to attend the grand opening ceremony of International Solar Energy Center for Technology Promotion and Transfer of United Nations Industrial Development Organization (“ISEC-UNIDO”) and signing ceremony of the International Photovoltaic Application Laboratory (the “PV Lab”) jointly established by China Technology Solar Power Holdings Limited ("CTSP ") and ISEC-UNIDO.
On behalf of the Company and CTSP, Mr. Alan Li extended warm welcome to Dr. Yumkella and the fellow members of the delegation and expressed gratitude to UNIDO and ISES’s long-term support to solar energy development in China, “We are really hoping to leverage their strengths and resources to enable the PV Lab to become a world-class laboratory. As a result, we could make contributions to energy saving and emission reduction to reflect our support to the upcoming Copenhagen Climate Change Summit.”
“UNIDO is very supportive of great efforts on renewable energy made by Chinese government and will continue to fully back up the solar energy development and applications in China. Particularly, we hope to align with China to jointly transfer the technology of renewable energy to other developing countries in the future.” commented by Dr. Yumkella.
Ms. Monica Oliphant, President of ISES, also expressed her sincere support to the future development of ISEC-UNIDO. She thinks the achievement in renewable energy in China is a model for other developing countries. Also she calls upon all international organizations to facilitate the world’s only ISEC to improve the overall level of application technology of renewable energy such as solar energy in the developing countries. It will ultimately contribute to the human’s effort of environmental protection, clean energy development and sustainable development.
Ms. Monica also happily left written messages especially for the Company as below:
ISES President Ms. Monica Oliphant left written messages especially for CTDC