On July 31, CGN released the 2020 Corporate Social Responsibility Report at the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area State-owned Enterprise Social Value Summit Forum held in Guangzhou, which systematically displayed the achievements of actively fulfilling social responsibility over the past year. This is the 10th edition of annual Corporate Social Responsibility Report issued by CGN to the public since 2012.
Mr. Peng Huagang, member of the Party Committee and Secretary General of the SASAC of the State Council, Mr. Zhang Xiaohong, Deputy Director of the Bureau of Scientific and Technological Innovation and Social Responsibility of the SASAC of the State Council, and Mr. He Haibin, Member of the Standing Committee of the Party Committee and Chief Accountant of CGN jointly witnessed the release of the report.
CGN released the 2020 Corporate Social Responsibility Report at the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area State-owned Enterprise Social Value Summit Forum
CGN 2020 Corporate Social Responsibility Report
As a representative of central enterprises, Mr. He Haibin shared the exploration and practice of CGN in fulfilling its corporate social responsibility at the forum. Mr. He Haibin said that CGN has always focused on the corporate mission of “developing clean energy to benefit mankind and society”, while expanding the main clean energy industries such as nuclear power and new energy, CGN adheres to giving back to local communities, protecting local ecological environment, establishing a responsible and sustainable development model, and establishing a transparent operation mechanism, promote the sustainable development of enterprises and the harmonious progress of society.
The forum also released the “Blue Book on Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area State-owned Enterprise Social Value (2021)” , and two cases of CGN were selected and rated as excellent cases, namely, “Guard the lights in the Greater Bay Area and paint the blue sea and blue sky in the Greater Bay Area” and “Grow in the Greater Bay Area, repay in the Greater Bay Area, develop and make progress together with the project site”.
Mr. Yang Changli delivered a speech in the report
Mr. Yang Changli, Secretary of the Party Committee and Chairman of CGN said in the report: “The Year 2020 is very extraordinary and challenging. COVID-19 pandemic occured unexpectedly and the external situation was complex and severe. In the face of the major challenges, CGN resolutely implements the spirit of General Secretary Xi Jinping's important speech, and implements the Central Committee and the State Council “Six-Stability” and “Six-Security” decision-making and deployment, persists in seeking stability steadily, and comprehensively promotes the key high quality development, reform and innovation, epidemic prevention and control and poverty alleviation. The total assets of CGN reached RMB788.5 billion yuan and its business covers 22 countries and regions in the world. Its main business indicators have achieved double-digit growth for many consecutive years. It has become a key profit-making enterprise and a key profit increasing enterprise of the SASAC of the State Council and continues to be in the forefront of central enterprises.”
72.6% of the performance indicators of nuclear power units have reached the world advanced level.
Safety is always the lifeline of CGN. CGN has always given priority to nuclear safety, deeply implemented the “Strict Compliance, Prudent Decision-making, Detail-oriented and Fact-based Approach” work style, and laid a solid foundation for development.
Ling'ao Nuclear Power Station
In 2020, 24 in-service nuclear power units of CGN maintained safe and stable operation. Among the WANO indicators for measuring the operation performance of nuclear power units verified by the World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO), 72.6% of the WANO performance indicators of nuclear power units have entered the world advanced level, and the average capacity factor has remained above 92% for three consecutive years. Among them, all 12 performance indicators of Ningde Nuclear Power Station Unit 2# have reached the world excellent level. Up to December 31, 2020, Ling'ao Nuclear Power Station Unit 1# has achieved continuous and stable operation for 5291 days, continuing to refresh and maintain the international record of safe operation days of similar units.
The Emission Reduction Effect of annual on-grid power generaiton is equivalent to 600,000 hectares of forest.
Egrets is accompanied by the clean energy in Daya Bay Nuclear Power Base
In 2020, CGN remained true to original aspiration and kept our mission firmly in mind, gave full play to its main business advantages, always promoted the development of clean energy businesses such as nuclear power, wind power and solar energy with high standards and goals, and constantly explore the R&D and application of advanced clean energy technologies, so as to contribute to the realization of the national goal of “Carbon Emission Peaking and Carbon Neutrality”, and the challenge of the global climate change and the protection of biodiversity. In 2020, CGN’s on-grid power generation of clean energy was 263.112 billion kwh, and the emission reduction effect of carbon dioxide exceeded 200 million tons, which is equivalent to planting more than 600,000 hectares of forests, providing assistance for promoting the transformation of low-carbon and clean energy.
Development of 9 State-level R&D Platforms
FirmSys appears in China International Nuclear Power Industry Exhibition
At present, CGN has one national key laboratory, one national engineering technology research center and seven national energy R&D centers. In 2020, CGN achieved important breakthroughs in a number of key projects and key fields, and solidly promoted 55 technical breakthroughs: The generic design assessment (GDA)of the home-grown third-generation nuclear power technology HPR1000 entered the fourth stage as scheduled and successfully completed the certification of the EUR; The nuclear-grade digital I&C system FirmSys has realized the application coverage of multi-technology and multi-reactor; The intelligent nuclear power R&D achieved 115 achievements; The demonstration project of electron beam pollution control technology has been implemented in the field of multi-pollutant treatment, which has injected inexhaustible energy into the sustainable development of CGN.
Adhere to people-oriented principle
Building a harmonious community
The themed activity of “August 7th Public Open Experience Day” has been held for eight consecutive years.
In 2020, CGN continued to adhere to the “3N” principle of “Safely Neighbor,Friendly Neighbor and Warmly Neighbor”, and was committed to building a harmonious relationship of interaction and mutual trust. Over the past year, CGN continued to build a CGN transparent communication brand and comprehensively strengthened exchanges, understanding and cooperation with stakeholders by holding the “August 7th Public Open Experience Day” for the eighth consecutive year, carrying out the pilot of natural capital accounting of clean energy projects, and holding the cloud open day in France. In 2020, CGN donated RMB172 million yuan for global public welfare, carried out about 49384 hours of voluntary service and social public welfare activities, and about 16432 employees participated in voluntary activities throughout the year.
CGN resolutely won the battle against poverty.
CGN implemented pairing-off assistance in poverty alleviation and help more than 11000 people shake off poverty.
CGN has opened a total of 17 “Egret Class”, helping 1624 students
The year 2020 is the ending year of building a well-off society in an all-round way and a decisive year of winning the battle against poverty. CGN has actively undertaken the tasks of Pairing-off Assistance in Poverty Alleviation designated for central units, East-West Cooperation in Poverty Alleviation, and Provincial Designated Poverty Alleviation, carried out poverty alleviation in Guangxi, Guangdong, Sichuan, Inner Mongolia, Xinjiang, Hubei and Fujian, and has invested RMB420 million yuan in assistance, and dispatch temporary cadres 68 persons, and led the establishment of a clean energy poverty alleviation fund platform of more than RMB30 billion yuan, implemented 16 poverty alleviation projects in clean energy industry which were distributed in 7 provinces and 13 counties separately. Through continuous efforts, CGN has helped more than 11000 people shake off poverty in Lingyun County and Leye County in Guangxi as pairing-off assistance. Among them, two characteristic poverty alleviation models have been selected as excellent cases of central enterprises. The “Egret Class” and “Rainbow Plan” have become the Golden Signature of CGN in Educational Poverty Alleviation, making contribution to winning the battle against poverty.
Our wills unite like a fortress
Hard “Nuclear Power” wins “the Pandemic”
Since the outbreak of novel coronavirus pneumonia, CGN has effectively undertaken the political responsibility and social responsibility of the central enterprises. The 6 major nuclear power bases in China have been operating according to the plan during the Spring Festival and the epidemic period, 19 wind power and photovoltaic power plants in the Hubei Province have fully ensured the power supply in the affected areas, providing strong protection for the prevention and control of epidemic and the living and electricity consumption of residents. At the same time, CGN made every effort to help prevent and control the epidemic, and donated a total of RMB 34.48 million yuan and more than 1.13 million pieces of protective materials.
CGN provided free irradiation sterilization services for more than 42 million pieces of materials for the battle aganist COVID-19
As a high-tech enterprise, CGN has also taken positive actions in the winning “Epidemic” with the scientific and technological methods and plans, gave full play to the unique advantages of electron beam irradiation technology, carried out free irradiation sterilization services for medical materials, and provided free irradiation sterilization services for more than 42 million pieces of materials such as protective clothing, disposable masks and medical gloves, and rush to the rescue Hubei Shiyan Xiyuan Hospital with the electron beam treatment project of medical waste water, and completed the technical research of the project of China's first electron beam inactivation for cold chain food packaging for killing COVID-19 united with Tsinghua University, the Institute of Modern Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, National Center for Clinical Research of Infectious Diseases, and Shenzhen Third People's Hospital,helped win the battle of prevention and control of epidemic situation in many aspects and worked together to overcome difficulties.