BEIJING - China's top political advisor Jia Qinglin said on Saturday the
energy issue is a key, strategic issue for China, the world's largest developing
Jia, chairman of the National Committee
of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), made the
remark at a lecturing held by the CPPCC Standing Committee.
Jia Qinglin (3rd R), chairman of the National Committee of
the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), lectures
at the closure of the 18th session of the 10th CPPCC National Committee in
Beijing July 7, 2007. [Xinhua]
He noted that the Party and government have been attaching great importance
to energy issues, making energy-saving a basic national policy.
The country's 11th five-year plan sets clear targets in the fields of
population, resources and environment.
The CPPCC has special advantages in building an energy-efficient and
environment-friendly society, Jia said, calling on CPPCC members to earnestly
investigate and study energy issues and raise valuable proposals and advices to
the Party and government.