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UPDATE 1-China's 2020 gas consumption to reach 320 bcm -CNPC research

7:52am GMT

BEIJING, Dec 12 China's gas consumption in 2020 is expected to rise to around 320 billion cubic metres (bcm), while the pace of gas import growth is set to slow sharply this year, state energy group China National Petroleum Corp's (CNPC) research arm said on Thursday.

China solar exports hit 58 GW in first three quarters of 2019

05 Dec 2019

SHENZHEN, China China's solar module exports rose to the equivalent of 58 gigawatts of capacity in the first three quarters of the year, compared to 41.6 GW for all of 2018, as a slowdown at home pushed panel sales overseas, an industry association said.

UPDATE 2-China solar exports hit 58 GW in first three quarters of 2019

05 Dec 2019

* New China capacity to fall to 25-30 GW, down from 44 GW in 2018

RPT-China to slash coal-fired power capacity at big utilities by merging assets -document

03 Dec 2019

* Plan sees combined capacity reduction of 25% to 33% by end-2021

UPDATE 1-China to slash coal-fired power capacity at big utilities by merging assets -document

02 Dec 2019

* Plan sees combined capacity reduction of 25% to 33% by end-2021

Landmark Siberian gas to test CNPC's marketing mettle in China's backwaters

02 Dec 2019

(This Nov 29 story corrects spelling of IHS "Markit" in paragraph 28, not "market".)

Landmark Siberian gas to test CNPC's marketing mettle in China's backwaters

29 Nov 2019

HARBIN, China/SINGAPORE/MOSCOW Across China's coal-burning northeastern provinces, pipelines are being laid, contracts signed and coal-fired boilers ripped out ahead of the arrival next week of the country's first piped natural gas from Russia.

China shuts 1,300 metal firms since 2016 in soil clean-up

29 Nov 2019

BEIJING/SHANGHAI China has shut more than 1,300 heavy metal enterprises since 2016 as part of a long-term plan to curb widespread chronic soil pollution, an environment ministry official said on Friday.

China gas demand growth halved this winter as coal conversion slows

08 Nov 2019

BEIJING/SINGAPORE China's natural gas demand is expected to expand at half the rate this winter compared to a year earlier, as Beijing slows its gasification push due to a weaker economy and competition from cheaper coal, state oil officials said on Friday.

UPDATE 2-China gas demand growth halved this winter as coal conversion slows

08 Nov 2019

* China Oct gas imports in first yr/yr decline in 3 years (Adds demand growth comparison; comment on subsidies)

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