Building Successful Businesses Since 1983

China International Water & Electric Corporation (abbreviated CWE) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Three Gorges Corporation (CTG). It is the first stateowned enterprise of the Chinese hydropower industry to take part in international economic cooperation initiatives. The present company name was adopted in 1983. Nevertheless, its history dates back to over half a century when it was a foreign aid unit under the Ministry of Water
Conservancy and Electric Power of P. R. China.

Making an Impact Across the Globe


Afghanistan, UAE, Pakistan, Palestine, North Yemen, DPRK, Philippines, Kazakhstan, Cambodia, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Maldives, Malaysia,  Mongolia, Bangladesh, Myanmar, South Yemen, Nepal, Cyprus, Sri Lanka, Thailand,
Singapore, Iraq, Israel, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Vietnam, P. R. China, Macao, Hong Kong


Algeria, Ethiopia, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Equatorial Guinea, Togo, Eritrea, the Republic of Congo, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Cameroon, Kenya, Liberia, Rwanda, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritius, Mauritania, Morocco, Namibia, South Sudan, Niger, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Senegal, Sao Tome and Principe, Sudan, Somalia, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda, Chad, Central African Republic


Albania, Czech, Macedonia, Hungary, Germany


Canada, United States, Belize, Cuba, Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru


Fiji, Palau

Corporate Overview

Water and Hydropower Projects, an International Contracting Permit, an Import and Export Permit, as well as an AAA credit rating. It has been certified in management systems of quality, occupational health and safety as well as environment, and possesses a contractor’s license of the highest level among all engineering categories in Hong Kong. It has been ranked an ENR TOP 250 International Contractor for 27 consecutive years, and an ENR TOP 225 International Design Firm for 16 consecutive years.

countries - Having undertaken projects in over

business units in countries and regions

Environmental Protection

Being an established international clean energy construction and investment company, CWE has made the project investment and construction
concept of “safer, cleaner, and sustainable” the core of its business philosophy. It gives full attention to environmental, economic and social
benefits, actively fulfills its social responsibility, devotes itself to localization, promotes the economic development of project-host countries,
and brings benefit to local peoples, enabling the coordinated development of enterprises and societies.

The company has been adhering to clean energy and clean development, following the practice guidelines of “building a power station to drive the local economy, improve the environment and bring benefits to local residents”, and taking initiative to fulfill its corporate social responsibility to achieve “long-term cooperation, integration, balance, mutual benefit and win-win results”.