China's Three Gorges Group started producing power from a 150-megawatt floating solar plant in east China
, the largest of its kind in the world, official Xinhua news agency reported
The solar power project in Huainan in Anhui province, developed by the new energy unit of state-run Three Gorges Group, is expected to be in full operation in May next year, the report said.
The one-billion-yuan Huainan project is a new experiment aimed at cutting the cost of constructing and operating solar power plants, Lu Chun, chairman of Three Gorges Group was cited as saying.
(Reporting by Chen Aizhu; Editing by Keith Weir)