WRI: Chinese Coal Use by Sector, 2006

Over 50 percent of all China’s coal is used in the electric power industry. This electricity powers mainly industry but also households and the service sector.

From Seligsohn, Heilmayr, Tan, and Weischer (2009) “China, the United States and the Climate Change Challenge.” WRI Policy Brief, available at: http://www.wri.org/publication/china-united-states-climate-change-challenge