Reports: China to halt coal plant development in 15 regions

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Reports: China to halt coal plant development in 15 regions

Local media reports suggest government plans to tackle coal over capacity are being translated into action

The Chinese government is to block the construction of new coal-fired power plants in 15 regions, according to local media reports late last week. The Southern Energy Observer reported construction...

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