Chinese solar and coal giants form an energy JV.

Recharge: “Yingli Solar is to set up a joint venture with one of China’s largest coal groups to develop PV plants in Shuozhou city, Shanxi province. The JV is with Shuozhou Coal Power, a subsidiary of Datong Coal Mine Group – the third-largest state-owned coal mining operation in China.”
“….The two have already worked together on a 20MW project in Shanxi province, where Yingli supplied the modules and provided EPC services.”