Foreign Relations & International Law

ChinaTalk: Why Does China Have Blackouts?

Jordan Schneider
Wednesday, November 10, 2021, 10:48 AM

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China's energy problems are back in the news. Joining me to discuss them is Yan Qin, lead analyst at Refinitiv, with my Rhodium colleague Irina Liu as co-host.

We discuss:

  • Whether China is serious about its climate pledge
  • Why Chinese industry is moving westwardsHow "carbon neutral" became a hot topic
  • The importance of global cooperation on climate change

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Jordan Schneider is the host of the ChinaTalk podcast and newsletter. He previously worked at Kwai, Bridgewater and the Eurasia Group. His Chinese landscape paintings "show promise."

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