Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng on Tuesday highlighted efforts to secure energy supply this winter and next spring as part of the new development concept.
BEIJING, (APP – UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – November 2, 2021): Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng on Tuesday highlighted efforts to secure energy supply this winter and next spring as part of the new concept of development.
Han, also a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, made the remarks while chairing a symposium during an inspection trip to the State Grid Corporation of China.
Insisting on full preparations for the extremely cold weather, Han called for efforts to ensure stable economic and social development, as well as a warm winter for the public.
More work should be done to increase the supply of coal and natural gas through multiple channels, keep energy supply and prices stable, and promote the clean use of coal, Han noted.
China will encourage financial institutions to meet the reasonable financing needs of coal, power and heat enterprises, while increasing support for tax and tax policy, Han said.
The country will also step up efforts to ensure the smooth functioning of the domestic energy market and respond to new situations and issues in a timely and efficient manner, according to Han.