Pakistan: China-Pakistan Economic Corridor helps us fight climate change

Seetao 2022-06-06 10:25
  • The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor brings the concept of green Belt and Road to the local area
  • Climate change one of Pakistan's most tense tasks
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Pakistani experts and officials said recently that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor will play an important role in Pakistan's efforts to mitigate the impact of climate change, and will set an example for local companies to practice the green development concept of the Belt and Road Initiative.

The launching ceremony of the "Green China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Alliance" and its related seminars jointly organized by the Pakistan Institute for Sustainable Development Policy and the Pakistan-China Society will be held in Islamabad from June 1 to 2, 2022. Ezdi, chairman of the Pakistan Senate Climate Change Committee, said at the event that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor plays an important role in the introduction of renewable energy in Pakistan, which will help Pakistan meet its energy needs while mitigating the impact of climate change as much as possible. impact.

Aslam, head of the China Research Center of the Pakistan Institute for Sustainable Development Policy, said in an interview with reporters at the event that he hopes to integrate China's concept of ecological civilization into the construction of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. Another milestone for a developing and greener Pakistan.

Pakistan used to face blackouts of up to 10 hours a day due to lack of electricity, and the CPEC solved the problem by building coal-fired power plants. The coal-fired power plants in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor use supercritical power generation technology to make their emissions meet local and world standards. Keywords: One Belt One Road, One Belt One Road News, One Belt One Road Project

Pakistani energy expert Qureshi said in an interview with reporters that climate change is one of the most pressing issues facing Pakistan, and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor can help the country deal with climate change through investment in renewable energy. Qureshi also believes that the next stage of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor's construction can emulate China's eco-industrial parks to promote Pakistan's economic growth and achieve sustainable industrial development.Editor/XuNing