Guiyang

Quick Facts:

Located east of the Yunnan–Guizhou Plateau in southwestern China; capital of Guizhou province.

In 2015, GDP: 389.1 billion yuan; GDP growth rate: 13%; per capita GDP: 63,003 yuan; tertiary industry as share of total: 57.60%; urbanization rate: 75%; forest area (% of land area) ranks among the top in China;

Coal-dominated energy mix, coal consumption accounts for over 65% of the total; energy consumption of six energy-intensive industries was over 70% of the energy consumed by large scale industries.

Target as reflected in the U.S.-China Climate Leaders Declaration: 

To achieve the peaking of CO2 emissions in the year 2025;

Accelerate the establishment of a big data oriented modern industrial system. Develop low-carbon transport, low-carbon building and low-carbon communities.