You are here

China building more coal-fired power: Greenpeace

Capacity of 200 GW under construction despite tough new measures cutting use of fossil fuels, tackling overcapacity
Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 05:50

China's total large-scale thermal power capacity, more than 90 per cent of which is fuelled by coal, stood at 1,015 GW by the end of May.


CHINA is building another 200 gigawatts (GW) of coal-fired power capacity despite tough new measures designed to cut the use of fossil fuels and tackle overcapacity, environmental group Greenpeace said on Wednesday.

China's coal-dominated thermal power sector has continued

Market voices on:

Pair your daily business read with the perfect cup of espresso.

Subscribe to The Business Times today to receive your very own Nespresso Inissia coffee machine worth $188.

Find out more at

Powered by GET.comGetCom