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Sustainability 2016, 8(8), 823;

Toward a Sustainable Low-Carbon China: A Review of the Special Issue of “Energy Economics and Management”

Institute of Poyang Lake Eco-economics, Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics, Nanchang 330013, China
Department of Economics, Jinan University, No. 601, West Huangpu Avenue, Tianhe District, Guangzhou 510632, China
Institute of Resource, Environment and Sustainable Development, Jinan University, Guangzhou 510632, China
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Academic Editor: Marc A. Rosen
Received: 14 August 2016 / Accepted: 17 August 2016 / Published: 22 August 2016
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Severe environmental quality deterioration, along with predatory exploitation of energy resources, are generally associated with economic growth, especially in China. Against this background, the 6th Annual Conference of Energy Economics and Management provides a platform for examining outperforming governance factors and mechanisms of energy economics and policy. Thanks to Sustainability for providing this special issue. This editorial highlights the contents and methodologies of the special issue for this conference, presenting diverse issues in energy economics and management. We also suggest guidelines for future study in energy economics and management. View Full-Text
Keywords: energy policy; carbon reduction; sustainable development; 6th-annual-conf-EEM energy policy; carbon reduction; sustainable development; 6th-annual-conf-EEM
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Zhang, N.; Wang, B. Toward a Sustainable Low-Carbon China: A Review of the Special Issue of “Energy Economics and Management”. Sustainability 2016, 8, 823.

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