Inner Mongolia to cap energy use at 225 Mt standard coal by 2020

2017-05-18 08:42:00 Environmental Protection sxcoal.com

Inner Mongolia in northern China planned to cap total energy consumption at 225 million tonnes of standard coal by 2020, in a move to save energy and lower carbon emission, said the local government in a recent notice.


The autonomous region also would control the average annual growth of energy consumption within 3.5% by the last year of the 13th Five-Year Plan period, according to the notice.


By 2020, the energy consumption per 10,000 yuan GDP in Inner Mongolia will decrease 14% from 2015.


(Writing by Jessie Jia   Editing by Harry Huo)
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