Analysts cite high costs and development risks.
Overproduction threatens to flood market despite capacity cuts.
Russia's Gazprom renews imports from China's major supplier.
Policy differences are blamed for lengthy import delays.
The government floods economy with loans to buoy GDP.
A boost for the economy raises environmental concerns.
This year's decline in investment is at odds with China's Belt and Road push.
The government has ordered more spending to halt production decline.
Official figures show growth rate more than doubled last year.
The government slashes electricity rates to boost economic growth.
The government would create a new pipeline monopoly.
Heavy losses are predicted for surplus power plants.
Industries are facing producer price declines.
The government delays and denies reports of shortages from Turkmenistan.
Climate experts await missing data on growth of coal consumption.
Doubts about official statistics cloud the government's economic decisions.
Coal-fired power projects undercut ‘Green BRI’ claims.
Meaningful protections require fundamental change, experts say.
A study suggests China has entered a high-risk period for its energy and environmental plans.
A new wave of infrastructure projects will boost coal demand, experts warn.