Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli speaks at the United Nations Climate Summit on September 23, 2014 in New York City. Photo: AFP Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli speaks at the United Nations Climate Summit on September 23, 2014 in New York City. Photo: AFP
Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli speaks at the United Nations Climate Summit on September 23, 2014 in New York City. Photo: AFP

China will seek a peak in carbon emissions 'as soon as possible', vice-premier says

China says it will honour pledge to reduce carbon emissions as analysts say public concern over pollution is stirring the government into action

Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli speaks at the United Nations Climate Summit on September 23, 2014 in New York City. Photo: AFP Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli speaks at the United Nations Climate Summit on September 23, 2014 in New York City. Photo: AFP
Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli speaks at the United Nations Climate Summit on September 23, 2014 in New York City. Photo: AFP
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