Solar panels are used at a factory in Qingdao in east China’s Shandong Province.
Solar panels are used at a factory in Qingdao in east China’s Shandong Province. Liang Xiaopeng AP
Solar panels are used at a factory in Qingdao in east China’s Shandong Province. Liang Xiaopeng AP

Chinese coal consumption drops; alternatives grow

February 29, 2016 11:44 AM