Can China Benefit From a More Ambitious 2030 Climate Target?

February 16, 2021

On December 12, 2020, China announced new climate commitments. By showing growth in solar and wind capacity over the last decade, Lin and co-author, He Gang, conclude that China's 2030 targets look like a "business-as-usual" approach to renewables development. The authors further show how renewables development will produce economic benefits that far exceed their direct costs. Learn more from their research paper published in Nature Communications.