Recent electricity shortages have crippled industrial output in China. Photo: Reuters Recent electricity shortages have crippled industrial output in China. Photo: Reuters
Recent electricity shortages have crippled industrial output in China. Photo: Reuters

China’s power crisis prompts Beijing to liberalise electricity pricing

  • China says electricity generated from coal will be fully liberalised and industrial and commercial users will buy power at market prices
  • The electricity pricing reforms are Beijing’s latest attempt to tackle recent electricity shortages that have crippled industrial output

Topic |   China’s power crisis
Recent electricity shortages have crippled industrial output in China. Photo: Reuters Recent electricity shortages have crippled industrial output in China. Photo: Reuters
Recent electricity shortages have crippled industrial output in China. Photo: Reuters
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