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Located east of the Hexi Corridor in Gansu province; a small city.

In 2015, GDP: 22.45 billion yuan; GDP growth rate: 3%; per capita GDP: 52,336 yuan; tertiary industry as share of total: 34%; urbanization rate: 67.90%;

Coal-dominated energy mix, coal takes up the bulk of industrial energy consumption.

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

To achieve the peaking of CO2 emissions before 2025;

Promote low-carbon energy utilization; promote the upgrade and restructuring of key industries to reduce carbon footprint, with a strong focus on technological development and energy savings in sectors; develop smart transportation systems to improve organization and coordination of transportation; promote green building techniques.