Founded on Dec. 29, 2002, China Datang Corporation Ltd. (shortened as CDT) is a large scale state-owned power generation enterprise engaged in the development, investment, construction, operation and management of power projects, the production and sales of electricity (cogeneration), electric power related technology consulting and contracting service in domestic and overseas power sector.
Guided by the vision of building CDT into a first class international energy enterprise, CDT fully develops 6 business sectors, including power, coal, finance, overseas business, coal chemical and energy service.
By the end of 2019, the in-service and under construction assets of CDT are distributed in 31 provinces and municipalities and foreign countries like Myanmar, Cambodia , the Lao PDR etc. CDT owns more than 400 branches and subsidiaries, including 5 listed companies. It has the largest coal-fired power plant in the world-Inner Mongolia Datang International Tuoketuo Power Generation Company; the largest wind farm in the world invested and operated by the same entity within the same region-Chifeng Saihanba Wind Farm; a large hydropower enterprise with multiple world records-Longtan Hydropower Plant. With 144GW of total installed capacity, CDT has approximately 100,000 employees. CDT has been listed as a Fortune Global 500 Company for 10 years consecutively since 2010.