Sat 18-06-2022 10:39 AM
Beijing, June 18, 2022 (WAM)-According to China’s news agency, China’s renewable energy capacity is the first five of the year as it strives to reach its carbon peak and carbon neutral targets. Xinhua, which recorded double-digit growth in a month.
According to the National Energy Authority, between January and May, wind power capacity will increase 17.6% year-on-year to about 340 million kW, and solar power plant capacity will increase 24.4% to 330 million. Reached kilowatts.
By the end of May, the country’s total installed capacity had reached approximately 2.42 billion kW, an increase of 7.9% from a year ago, according to data.
China has announced that it will strive to peak carbon dioxide emissions by 2030 and achieve carbon neutrality by 2060.
The country is promoting renewable energy development to improve the energy structure. According to the Action Plan announced last year, it aims to increase its share of non-fossil energy consumption to about 25 percent by 2030.
WAM / Amjad Saleh