September society as a whole fell by 0.2% year on year electricity restructuring is an important reason

Updated: October 20, 2015  Views: 13

Economic Daily Beijing October 19 (Reporter Wang Yichen National Energy Board today released data show that in September, the total electricity consumption 456.3 billion kwh, down 0.2%, which is the last month following the consumption growth positive again turned negative.

Industry analysts believe that, with consumption growth is mainly subject to fluctuations in industrial electricity demand sluggish, slowing to some extent reflects the positive progress made structural adjustment and transformation and upgrading of consumption growth.

Data show that in the first nine months, the national total electricity consumption total of 4.1344 trillion kwh, an increase of 0.8%. Sub-industries, the primary industry power consumption 80.6 billion kwh, an increase of 2.7%, the second industrial power consumption 2.9559 trillion kwh, down 1.0%, the tertiary industry electricity consumption 540.6 billion kwh, an increase of 7.3%, urban and rural residential electricity consumption 557.3 billion kwh, an increase of 4.6%.

In the secondary industry, while consumption fell, three production still maintained a high growth. National Bureau Wang Baoan said slowing consumption growth is the proportion of the service sector to improve, speed up industrial restructuring and upgrading of energy efficiency Results Since 2012, China's economic development is dominated by the industry to accelerate the transformation of the dominant services sector, the service sector accounted for more than a second industry has become the largest industry usually services for electricity consumption is lower than industry, tertiary industry units the proportion of the added value of the secondary industry of electricity accounts generally less than 20%, in the case of the industrial and service sector growth slowed to maintain a rapid development, tends to reduce the electricity consumption per unit of GDP.

National Development and Reform Commission, the Secretary-General Lee Park Min pointed out that this year, the growth rate of industrial added value decline is relatively large, but the tertiary industry continued to maintain a rapid growth, high value-added industry is relatively better in this case, lower electricity consumption growth to support a relatively high economic growth. Get Top News, Latest News and Current News from Latest Current News: U.S., China, World, Entertainment, Health, Finance, Business, echnology, Travel, Politics, Sports.