China power crisis: Premier Li warns provinces not to ‘jump the gun’ by cutting electricity to homes

Published Oct 12 2021 at 12:45 PM GMT
  • Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has reinforced the importance of an “orderly” nationwide move towards meeting carbon-reduction targets, while chastising local provincial governments for cutting off power in a “one-size-fits-all” approach towards meeting those targets.
  • Li’s comments came over the weekend at a gathering of the National Energy Committee that marked the highest-level meeting this year concerning China’s coal supply and carbon neutrality goals.
  • Also in attendance were all four of China’s….



  • Published Oct 12, 2021 12:45 PM GMT