Coal-fired power projects approved by China amount to nearly 40 per cent of the world’s total, researchers say. Photo: XinhuaCoal-fired power projects approved by China amount to nearly 40 per cent of the world’s total, researchers say. Photo: Xinhua
Coal-fired power projects approved by China amount to nearly 40 per cent of the world’s total, researchers say. Photo: Xinhua

China planning 226GW of new coal-fired power projects, environmental groups say

  • Total is more than twice the amount of new capacity on the books in India
  • Projects approved by China amount to nearly 40 per cent of world’s total planned coal-fired power plants, according to Global Coal Exit List

Topic |   China pollution
Coal-fired power projects approved by China amount to nearly 40 per cent of the world’s total, researchers say. Photo: XinhuaCoal-fired power projects approved by China amount to nearly 40 per cent of the world’s total, researchers say. Photo: Xinhua
Coal-fired power projects approved by China amount to nearly 40 per cent of the world’s total, researchers say. Photo: Xinhua
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