China is the world’s biggest emitter of greenhouse gases. Photo: AP China is the world’s biggest emitter of greenhouse gases. Photo: AP
China is the world’s biggest emitter of greenhouse gases. Photo: AP

Climate change

China aims to launch national carbon trading scheme in next five years

  • Environment ministry says it will start with the power sector and expand to other industries
  • It is expected to be the world’s biggest, but there are concerns over transparency and accuracy of emissions data

Topic |   Climate change
China is the world’s biggest emitter of greenhouse gases. Photo: AP China is the world’s biggest emitter of greenhouse gases. Photo: AP
China is the world’s biggest emitter of greenhouse gases. Photo: AP
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