China’s clean energy push targets sandy, rocky reaches for solar and wind power bases

Published Oct 13 2021 at 2:30 PM GMT
  • China – already a world leader in renewable energy production – aims to “vigorously” expand its solar and wind power projects to achieve climate targets.
  • Delivering a keynote speech at the United Nations Biodiversity Conference (COP15) Leaders’ Summit, Chinese President Xi Jinping said the country would continue to “vigorously develop renewable energy”, and aimed to make speedy progress in developing large wind power and photovoltaic bases in sandy and rocky areas and deserts.



  • Published Oct 13, 2021 2:30 PM GMT