The Asia Report is supported by Cathay PacificChina just reported a year-over-year 13.41% surge in power demand in March, according to China Daily. For the first three months of 2011, demand increased an equally impressive 12.72%.
This is a sharp pick-up after growth fell to a 5.4% late last year.
And a reminder if you’re wondering how that energy is being made, it remains largely a fossil fuel story.
From the EIU:
[credit provider=”EIU” url=”http://www.economist.com/”]