Restarted China coal boom halts global build decline, report warns

Published 11:12 on March 28, 2019  /  Last updated at 12:56 on March 28, 2019  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, China, EMEA, International, Other APAC, US  /  No Comments

China last year restarted construction on a number of previously suspended coal plants, offsetting a decline in the rest of the world to push up global capacity build figures for the first time in three years, according to a report published Thursday.

China last year restarted construction on a number of previously suspended coal plants, offsetting a decline in the rest of the world to push up global capacity build figures for the first time in three years, according to a report published Thursday.

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