China power crisis: Premier Li warns provinces not to ‘jump the gun’ by cutting electricity to homes

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has reinforced the importance of an “orderly” nationwide move towards meeting carbon-reduction targets, while chastising local provincial governments for cutting off power in a “one-size-fits-all” approach towards meeting those targets.Li’s comments came over the weekend at a gathering of the National Energy Committee that marked the highest-level meeting this year concerning China’s coal supply and carbon neutrality goals.Also in attendance were all four of China’s…