Hunan Province Sets Absolute CO2 Target for 2020

10 May 2016 – The Hunan Provincial People’s Government Office outlined the target in its low-carbon implementation plan for 2016-2020, it will limit its 2020 GHG emissions to around 510 million tons, making it one of the first provinces to set an absolute cap on CO2 emissions. However this plan did not specify how the 2020 cap compared to current emission levels.