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China’s energy shortage

China is experiencing a major electricity deficit, which has caused power outages in millions of households and businesses. As winter approaches, the situation is particularly acute in China's north eastern industrial centers, and it might have global repercussions. The reason for China's power deficit is that the government has previously failed to balance electrical supplies with demand, putting several of the country's regions at danger of blackouts.Beijing's rules, aimed at making the country carbon neutral by 2060, have slowed coal output, despite the fact that coal still provides more than half of the country's electricity.

In response to the limited power supply in the southern area, the China South Power Grid issued a notice on Sunday asking people and businesses to save energy. A combination of robust economic activity and a heatwave in the region, according to the state-owned