A worker inspects a conveyor belt carrying coal at a coal coking plant in Yuncheng in China’s Shanxi province on January 31, 2018. Photo: Reuters A worker inspects a conveyor belt carrying coal at a coal coking plant in Yuncheng in China’s Shanxi province on January 31, 2018. Photo: Reuters
A worker inspects a conveyor belt carrying coal at a coal coking plant in Yuncheng in China’s Shanxi province on January 31, 2018. Photo: Reuters
Jeanett Bergan
Opinion

Opinion

The View by Jeanett Bergan

Xi Jinping can combat the world’s single greatest threat – if he walks the talk on carbon neutrality

  • Xi must advance China’s carbon neutral goal by embedding it into the five-year plan and Belt and Road Initiative
  • Instead, Chinese provinces are still directing their capital at coal. Given that the coal industry is in decline, this will not attract investors

A worker inspects a conveyor belt carrying coal at a coal coking plant in Yuncheng in China’s Shanxi province on January 31, 2018. Photo: Reuters A worker inspects a conveyor belt carrying coal at a coal coking plant in Yuncheng in China’s Shanxi province on January 31, 2018. Photo: Reuters
A worker inspects a conveyor belt carrying coal at a coal coking plant in Yuncheng in China’s Shanxi province on January 31, 2018. Photo: Reuters
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