China's Energy by the Numbers

China currently meets more than 90 percent of its overall energy demand with domestic supply. China will quadruple its gross domestic product (GDP) from 2000 to 2020. In 2005, China's GDP reached $2.3 trillion. China's short-term goal is to reduce the use of energy per unit of GDP by 20 percent by 2010. It is estimated that China's oil consumption grew about 6 percent and reached...

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