Provinces across China are struggling with the worst blackouts in nearly 10 years. Photo: Xinhua Provinces across China are struggling with the worst blackouts in nearly 10 years. Photo: Xinhua
Provinces across China are struggling with the worst blackouts in nearly 10 years. Photo: Xinhua
Energy

China suffers worst power blackouts in a decade, on post-coronavirus export boom, coal supply shortage

  • Provinces across China are struggling with blackouts, as authorities use restrictions to curb energy use and manage supply
  • Analysts blame the resurgence of manufacturing, a coal shortage and China’s central economic planning for the problem

Topic |   Energy
Provinces across China are struggling with the worst blackouts in nearly 10 years. Photo: Xinhua Provinces across China are struggling with the worst blackouts in nearly 10 years. Photo: Xinhua
Provinces across China are struggling with the worst blackouts in nearly 10 years. Photo: Xinhua
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