I have said for a long time that the current “no coal” show in China is just that. A show. China will go for the cheapest – especially when they are under financial pressures. As sure they are right now.
Building work has restarted at hundreds of Chinese coal-fired power stations, according to an analysis of satellite imagery. The research, carried out by green campaigners CoalSwarm, suggests that 259 gigawatts of new capacity are under development in China.