(DALIANNEWS)- The city’s mayor Tan Chengxu met a delegation led by Mark Vergnano, president and CEO of the US-based Chemours Company in Dalian, a port city of Northeastern China’s Liaoning Province, April 2, 2019.
Chemours is a leading company in the field of fluorine products and special chemicals. It has set up 55 factories and laboratories around the world. The membrane materials developed by the company have a great demand in the emerging industries such as redox flow batteries and fuel cells. The purpose of this visit is to promote a comprehensive cooperation with Dalian Rongke Power Co., Ltd..
Tan Chengxu extended a warm welcome to the visitors. “Dalian has listed energy storage industry as one of the two pillar industries in the 13th Five-Year Plan and formulated policies to promote the development of energy storage industry. The first national-level demonstration project of large-scale chemical energy storage adjusting peak power station, national-level demonstration project of intelligent energy city and national-level innovation platform of energy storage technology have successively settled in Dalian. Rongke Power has been at the forefront of the world in the research and development of vanadium battery energy storage technology, product development and market promotion.”, said Tan Chengxu, Mayor of Dalian City.
“We hope that Chemours will make full use of Dalian's scientific research, innovation, talent and industrial advantages, further strengthen practical cooperation between the two sides, and actively explore cooperation ways with Dalian in fuel cell and petrochemical industries, achieving mutual benefit and win-win results.”, Tan added.
“Chemours will accelerate its full cooperation with Rongke Power and look for new cooperation space in this innovative and dynamic city.”, said Mark Vergnano, president and CEO of the US-based Chemours Company.