Employees working on high voltage transmission tower in Yichun, in China's central Jiangxi province in September 2021. Photo: AFP
Employees working on high voltage transmission tower in Yichun, in China's central Jiangxi province in September 2021. Photo: AFP

China sets efficiency benchmarks for power-hungry industries to meet net-zero goal, hitting shares of steel and aluminium producers

  • State economic planner NDRC sets energy efficiency benchmarks for five power intensive industries to comply from January 2022
  • Chalco, Baoshan Iron & Steel among Chinese stocks taking a beating on the news

Topic |   China’s carbon neutral goal
Employees working on high voltage transmission tower in Yichun, in China's central Jiangxi province in September 2021. Photo: AFP
Employees working on high voltage transmission tower in Yichun, in China's central Jiangxi province in September 2021. Photo: AFP
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