Country:China
Year:2017
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2017
Policy Type:Policy Support, Regulatory Instruments, Economic Instruments, Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards, Regulatory Instruments>Monitoring, Regulatory Instruments>Obligation schemes , Regulatory Instruments>Other mandatory requirements
Policy Target:Industry, Resilience / Adaptation, Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SMEs), Transport, Transport>Fuel (conventional and alternative), Transport>Infrastructure and Planning, Energy Sector, Framework/ Multi-sectoral Policy
Agency:National Peoples Congress and NDRC
URL:http://en.ndrc.gov.cn/newsrelease/201612/P020161207645765233498.pdf
Description:

In 20 Parts, the 13th five-year plan covers the following sections and bolded related energy sections:

 

  1. GUIDING THINKING, MAJOR OBJECTIVES,  AND DEVELOPMENT PHILOSOPHY
  2. INNOVATION-DRIVEN DEVELOPMENT
  3. NEW SYSTEMS FOR DEVELOPMENT DEVELOPMENT
  4. AGRICULTURAL MODERNIZATION
  5. AN OPTIMIZED MODERN INDUSTRIAL SYSTEM
  6. THE CYBER ECONOMY
  7. MODERN INFRASTRUCTURE NETWORKS NETWORKS
  8. NEW URBANIZATION
  9. DEVELOPMENT COORDINATED BETWEEN  REGIONS
  10. ECOSYSTEMS AND THE ENVIRONMENT
  11. ALL-AROUNDOPENING OPENING UP
  12. DEEPER COOPERATION BETWEEN THE MAINLAND, HONG KONG, MACAO, AND TAIWAN
  13. THE FIGHT AGAINST POVERTY
  14. BETTER EDUCATION AND HEALTH FOR ALL CITIZENS
  15. SUPPORT FOR PUBLIC WELLBEING
  16. SOCIALIST CULTURAL AND ETHICAL PROGRESS
  17. BETTER AND MORE INNOVATIVE SOCIAL GOVERNANCE
  18. SOCIALIST DEMOCRACY AND RULE OF LAW
  19. COORDINATED ECONOMIC AND DEFENSE DEVELOPMENT
  20. IMPLEMENTATION

 

The plan starts discussion of climate-related subjects in Chapter 41 with Widen Space for the Blue Economy. 

  • This entails strengthening marine resources and environments and bolstering maritime exploration. The section emphasizes several areas for comprehensive environmental reform including Jiaozhou, Liaodong, Bohai, Hangzhou, Xiamen, Beibu, etc.
  • Mention of breakthroughs for the Dragon Palace - I- deep-sea experimental platform

Part X of Ecosystems and the Environment has the following initiatives:

  • protection of Chinese territorial space
  • Energy Conservation - "100, 1,000, 10,000" energy conservation initiative  to the top 100 energy consuming enterprises and top 1,000 energy consuming enterprises on the provincial government level and other high energy consuming sectors to reduce energy consumption
  • facilitate energy management
  • Water conservation to supress usage below 670 billion cubic centimeters and encourage alternative water sources with the promotion of water label efficiency schemes
  • Mineral resource and land conservation
  • Economic Circular Resource Initiatives
  • Pollution Prevention in 25% reduction in the number of days of heavy air pollution
  • monitering system to ensure environmental protection standards for vehicles, watercraft, and fuel oil

Last modified: Fri, 19 May 2017 18:07:46 CEST