China has 121.3GW of coal-fired power plants under construction, a US report says. Photo: Reuters China has 121.3GW of coal-fired power plants under construction, a US report says. Photo: Reuters
China has 121.3GW of coal-fired power plants under construction, a US report says. Photo: Reuters
Climate change

China’s coal-fired power capacity expands, bucks global trend, report says

  • Capacity has increased by about 4.5 per cent in past 18 months, according to US-based research network Global Energy Monitor
  • Environmental groups have accused Beijing of relaxing efforts to curb coal consumption to amid slower economic growth

Topic |   Climate change
China has 121.3GW of coal-fired power plants under construction, a US report says. Photo: Reuters China has 121.3GW of coal-fired power plants under construction, a US report says. Photo: Reuters
China has 121.3GW of coal-fired power plants under construction, a US report says. Photo: Reuters
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