TITLE

China power price upped to curb use

AUTHOR(S)
Kovac, Matt
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/9/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 38, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on a policy by the National Development and Reform Commission which would increase electricity prices for energy-intensive calcium carbide companies in China. The target industries include, chemicals, caustic soda, cement, steel and aluminum. The policy is part of an effort to rein in industries that are pursuing high growth strategies at the risk of damaging the environment.
ACCESSION #
22905430

 

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