Assessing the 12th Five Year Plan for Natural Gas Development
In October 2012, the Chinese government released the 12th Five Year Plan (FYP) for Natural Gas Development. This is the first FYP to include a publically available development plan focusing specifically on the natural gas sector. The 12th FYP highlights major achievements and issues in China's gas sector through the 11th five year period (2005-2010) as well as objectives and challenges for the sector through to 2015. The gas development plan includes specific targets for China's domestic...