- China is willing to work with Japan to continue promoting cooperation in green development, a senior Chinese official said Saturday
China is eager to keep working with Japan to advance green development, according to He Lifeng, the head of the National Development and Reform Commission. During his keynote speech at the 16th China-Japan Comprehensive Forum on Energy Saving and Environmental Protection, He emphasized the importance of continuing collaborations in low-carbon industries and technologies, while also strengthening policy dialogues and people-to-people exchanges.
He also made it clear that China is committed to accelerating its green transformation, taking aggressive action to prevent and treat pollution, and ramping up energy conservation as it aims for carbon peaking and carbon neutrality. The forum, which was held both online and offline in Beijing, was co-organized by several key organizations including the NDRC, the Ministry of Commerce, Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, and the Japan-China Economic Association