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Contributor: Xinhua News Agency
Wednesday, June 29 2022 - 12:21
State Grid Shanxi Electric Power Company introduced 31 measures to stabilize the economy and promote economic development
TAIYUAN, China, June 29, 2022 /Xinhua-AsiaNet/--

The State Grid Shanxi Electric Power Company recently issued the "Initiative 
for the implementation of a package of policy measures to help steady and 
stabilize the economy", which has taken 31 measures in 7 aspects including 
making every effort to ensure the safe supply of electricity, moderately 
advancing grid investment, and actively serving the development of clean 
energy. It releases the driving effect of the investment of electricity and 
serves the stable and healthy development of the economy and society.

The 31 measures which mainly include overall support for the 41.08 million 
kilowatts energy-saving and carbon reduction transformation, 19.81 million 
kilowatts of flexibility transformation, and 9.24 million kilowatts of heating 
transformation of active coal-fired power units in Shanxi Province during the 
"14th Five-Year Plan" period, promote and support to ensure that the power 
supply will be put into operation as soon as possible and can be fully 
integrated and fully and stably distributed, and make every effort to ensure 
people's livelihood, anti-epidemic of COVID-19, public services and electricity 
consumption of important users and firmly adhere to the bottom line of 
electricity consumption for people's livelihood.

The measures also propose that, based on ensuring food security, the State Grid 
Shanxi Electric Power Company which focusing on high-standard farmland 
supporting wells, pumping stations and other facilities unblocks green channels 
for electricity; which focusing on important agricultural seasons such as 
spring irrigation and autumn harvest, important places such as high-standard 
farmland, and agricultural production enterprises such as fertilizers, it 
strengthens power supply services to help increase agricultural harvests and 
farmers' incomes; and which formulating and implementing the 2022 college 
graduates recruitment plan, it provides about 2,600 jobs of various types to 
the society throughout the year.

Source: State Grid Shanxi Electric Power Company