* Says got $13.6 mln contract from Yingkou Tesco Real Estate
* Says majority owned co wins $43 mln in contracts
Jan 12 A-Power Energy Generation Systems Ltd
APWR.O said it and its majority owned Liaoning International
got two contracts worth $56.6 million, sending the Chinese
green power firm's shares up 7 percent in pre-market trading.
The Shenyang-based company said it inked a construction
agreement with Yingkou Tesco Real Estate for $13.6 million,
under which it will offer decoration, air conditioning and
ventilation, fire system, and electrical and power substation
Its 90-percent owned Liaoning International signed $43
million engineering, procurement, and construction contract
with China Resources Land Ltd to develop the Oak Bay real
estate project, A-Power Energy said.
A-Power, which provides power generation systems and makes
wind turbines, said it has started construction for Yingkou
Tesco's project and is estimated to be fully operational by
A-Power competes with bigger rivals such as German solar
cell producer Q-Cells QCEG.DE and Spanish windfarm operator
Iberdrola (IBE.MC) in the emerging global clean-power sector.
The company's shares, which gained 20 percent since A-Power
reported results in December, were up 7 percent at $6.15 in
trading before the bell on Wednesday. They closed at $5.73 on
Tuesday on Nasdaq.
(Reporting by Thyagaraju Adinarayan in Bangalore; Editing by