Cracks in China’s property market have investors, businesses and authorities all hoping that the new-energy sector will serve as a viable engine for economic growth. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
Cracks in China’s property market have investors, businesses and authorities all hoping that the new-energy sector will serve as a viable engine for economic growth. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen

China’s new-energy push is accelerating fast, but does it have the power to drive economic growth?

  • An extensive rooftop-solar-power campaign highlights how China is betting heavily on clean and renewable energy in a time of increasing power crunches and disruptions
  • Amid China’s economic downturn and regulatory uncertainties, the new-energy industry remains a bright spot in China’s economy, attracting abundant capital

Cracks in China’s property market have investors, businesses and authorities all hoping that the new-energy sector will serve as a viable engine for economic growth. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
Cracks in China’s property market have investors, businesses and authorities all hoping that the new-energy sector will serve as a viable engine for economic growth. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
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