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China aims for emission trading scheme in big step against global warming

China, the world's largest source of greenhouse gases, aims to raise the share of non-fossil fuels to 20% of its total energy mix by 2020 from 13% in 2016.


CHINA said on Tuesday that the first phase of its long-awaited nationwide carbon emission trading scheme (ETS) will focus on the power sector, as the government outlined details of what is expected to be the world's largest such programme.

The State Council approved the...

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