Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli delivers a speech at the opening of the Eighth Clean Energy Ministerial and the Second Mission Innovation Ministerial in Beijing, capital of China, June 7, 2017. (Xinhua/Zhang Ling)
BEIJING, June 7 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli Wednesday called for joint efforts to improve global energy governance to push green and low-carbon development.
China is willing to work with the international community on the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Paris Agreement on climate change, Zhang said in a speech delivered at the opening of the Eighth Clean Energy Ministerial and the Second Mission Innovation Ministerial in Beijing.
The vice premier called for deepening innovative cooperation in clean energy, improving the energy use system and promoting greener and more efficient energy consumption, to build a low-carbon and clean energy supply system.
Zhang said that China would carry out joint action plans to mobilize businesses in the clean energy push and ensure the benefits were shared by the public.