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Industrial Info Resources

January 18, 2012 06:55 ET

China's Power Consumption up 11.7% in 2011, an Industrial Info News Alert

BEIJING--(Marketwire - Jan 18, 2012) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources China (Beijing, China) -- In 2011, China's accumulative social power consumption reached 4.69 trillion kilowatt-hours (kWh), an increase of 11.7% year over year.

Power consumption in the primary industries (agriculture, livestock husbandry, forestry, fisheries, etc.) reached 101.5 billion kWh, an increase of 3.9%. Power consumption in the second industries (manufacturing, water and electricity production, etc.) reached 3.52 trillion kWh, an increase of 11.9%. That of the tertiary industries (services, insurance, hotels, etc.) reached 508.2 billion kWh, an increase of 13.5%. Power consumption of households and of urban and township residents reached 564.6 billion kWh, up 10.8% year over year, according to the National Energy Administration.

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