The world’s No 2 economy is slowly recovering from its most severe energy crunch in decades. Photo: AFP
The world’s No 2 economy is slowly recovering from its most severe energy crunch in decades. Photo: AFP

China’s energy crisis is easing, but Beijing says ‘results must be consolidated’ as winter months loom

  • Vice-Premier Han Zheng says efforts to secure power supply have achieved ‘initial results’, but coal production must continue to increase
  • Analysts say China faces challenges including lingering electricity shortages, rising energy consumption and limited generation capacity

Topic |   China’s power crisis
The world’s No 2 economy is slowly recovering from its most severe energy crunch in decades. Photo: AFP
The world’s No 2 economy is slowly recovering from its most severe energy crunch in decades. Photo: AFP
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