China Pushes For Private Investment In Power Sector

Law360, Chicago (June 19, 2012, 7:58 PM EDT) -- A Chinese government agency reportedly released guidelines Tuesday that aim to encourage private capital to flow into the country's power market, a sector currently dominated by state-owned players.

The State Electricity Regulatory Commission issued a 15-article guideline that laid out policies on access to the power market and renewable energy network, price reforms and supervision of fair power coordination, according to China-based media outlets.

The push for private investment in thermal electricity, hydropower, nuclear power, new energy and grid businesses is the latest in a string...
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