A-Power Energy Generation Systems has signed a contract worth about $36.5m with the Number 2 Engineering Construction Company of Northeast Electric Power Administrative Bureau to construct a power generation facility in the Dalian development zone, Liaoning Province.

The construction of the 2x350MW ultra supercritical facility for heat and power cogeneration is expected to be fully operational by 30 September 2011.

A-Power will be responsible for construction and installation of the number 1 boiler, the number 1 generator set, ash removal system, electrical system, and affiliated equipment, plus some fuel supply system construction.

A-Power is a provider of distributed power generation systems in China and is expanding into the production of alternative power generation systems.