Energy cut-down challenge falters

Kovac, Matt
August 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;8/14/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 31, p13
Trade Publication
This article focuses on a report regarding the energy consumption of China per unit of gross domestic product. Industries such as petrochemicals, coal, oil and electrical power were the main contributors to China failing to meet its energy-saving goal. The Chinese central government is struggling to balance energy efficiency and its long-term economic benefits with short-term job creation.


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