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Mainland Power Output Falls 8.3pc

Updated on Feb 28, 2009 – SCMP

Mainland power output falls 8.3pc amid slowing economy

The mainland cut power output by 8.3 per cent in the first 1-1/2 months because of a slowing economy. Electricity generation from the country’s major power producers dropped to 328.1 million megawatt-hours between January 1 and February 15 from a year earlier. Factory output contracted for a fourth month in January as exports fell, cutting electricity consumption, according to an official government-backed survey. Bloomberg

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