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SpringerBriefs in Energy

China’s Electricity Industry

Past, Present and Future

Authors: Xiaoying, Ma, Abbott, Malcolm

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  • Provides a comprehensive account of China’s electricity industry
  • Studies the economics of the energy industry in China
  • Discusses the introduction of renewable energy sources in China
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This book provides a comprehensive account of the electricity industry in China, the world's largest power producer and carbon emitter. The authors describe the historical development of China’s energy sector and study the structure and economics of the industry. Furthermore, the book studies the impact of China’s substantial demand for coal, oil and natural gas on world energy markets and discusses future trends and reforms, such as the introduction of renewable energy sources. This book will appeal to anyone interested to broaden their knowledge on the past, present and future of Chinese electricity industry.

About the authors

Ma Xiaoying is a researcher at the North China Electric Power University (China) and has worked extensively in the business sector in China. She holds a Ph.D. in economics from the Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne (Australia).

Malcolm Abbott is an economist by profession who specializes in research in energy markets, water supply, transport and network industries in general. In the past he has worked for the ACCC, KPMG and as a Ministerial Advisor.  He is currently an Associate Professor of economics at the Swinburne University of Technology (Australia) and holds a Ph.D. from the University of Melbourne. 

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Table of contents (7 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
China’s Electricity Industry
Book Subtitle
Past, Present and Future
Authors
Series Title
SpringerBriefs in Energy
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-53959-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-53959-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-53958-0
Series ISSN
2191-5520
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 84
Number of Illustrations
21 b/w illustrations, 2 illustrations in colour
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