CEC: China’s Q4 power consumption to rise 6% on year
Oct 29, 2020 16:00
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China’s total power consumption for all uses is expected to grow 6% on year during the current October-December quarter, due to firming demand for electricity for heating and manufacturing, according to a report by the China Electricity Council (CEC) published on October 27.
According to report, in the coming winter wide areas of China are forecast to encounter extreme cold because of the La Niña phenomenon, which will markedly lift demand for heating during the winter months. Over October-December, domestic manufacturing will keep developing,as the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in many