China's power use growth slows in October
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
BEIJING, Nov. 15 (Xinhua) -- China's electricity consumption posted a slower increase in October, adding to signs of moderating economic growth but a still strong service sector, data showed Wednesday.
Power use rose 5 percent year on year, compared with 7.2 percent in September and 7 percent in October last year, according to the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC).
For the January-October period, electricity use totaled 5.2 trillion kilowatt hours, up 6.7 percent year on year, ND ...