In 2022, Hebei Province has invested about 100 billion yuan (14.3 billion U.S. dollars) in new energy power generation, which added an installed capacity of more than eight million kilowatts.
Shanghai has switched off decorative lights along the Bund river front for two days from Monday to save energy. Outdoor advertising lights in these areas will be turned off as well to cope with the summer power demand peak.
The administration has continuously strengthened its monitoring of the power supply and demand in each province so that it can respond in a timely manner when problems occur.
China's output of power batteries surged 176.4 percent year on year to 206.4 GWh in the first half of the year, according to industry data.
The first batch of products manufactured by the Songyuan New Energy Equipment Industrial Base of China Railway Rolling Stock Corporation (CRRC) rolled off the production line in Northeast China’s Jilin Province.