Electricity consumption in Shenzhen rose by 12.2 per cent in 2021 from a year earlier. Photo: Bloomberg
Electricity consumption in Shenzhen rose by 12.2 per cent in 2021 from a year earlier. Photo: Bloomberg
Shenzhen

Shenzhen’s record power use in 2021 hints at healthy economic growth, despite US-China tech war

  • Producers of computers, communication and other electronic equipment consumed 16.9 per cent more electricity last year compared to 2020
  • Shenzhen has been caught in the middle of a battle for tech supremacy between China and the US, stoking concerns about its economic health

Electricity consumption in Shenzhen rose by 12.2 per cent in 2021 from a year earlier. Photo: Bloomberg
Electricity consumption in Shenzhen rose by 12.2 per cent in 2021 from a year earlier. Photo: Bloomberg
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