Xi Jinping: China Aims to Achieve Carbon Neutrality by 2060

PVTIME – On September 22, during the 75th Session of the UN General Assembly, China’s President Xi Jinping addressed the world via video link.

Xi said that China will increase its national determined contributions, adopt more vigorous policies and measures, and aim to have CO2 emissions peak before 2030 and achieve carbon neutrality before 2060.

Xi also said that the coronavirus pandemic has shown that “humankind can no longer afford to ignore the repeated warnings of nature.” He called on all countries to pursue a “scientific and technological revolution and industrial transformation” to achieve a “green recovery of the world economy in the post-COVID era, and gather a strong joint force for sustainable development.”