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China's coal-fired power plant approvals soar

CHINA has accelerated the approval of coal-fired power plants this year, while in the first quarter alone it approved new coal capacity equal to nearly half of all the coal-fired capacity approved for the whole of 2021, Greenpeace said on Wednesday.

Tim Daiss
China's coal-fired power plant approvals soar

This comes as the nation's LNG imports drop and it loses top import spot to Japan, which had been the world's largest LNG importer until the second half of 2021.   China gave the green light to as...

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