China Boosts Coal Output, Raises Power Prices

NTD Newsroom
By NTD Newsroom
October 14, 2021China in Focus

Severe flooding across China is adding to the country’s energy woes—prompting coal prices to hit a record high on Wednesday.

Seeking to ease the power crunch, China has taken a range of steps: one of them is boosting production in its two top coal regions—Shanxi Province and Inner Mongolia.

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