As the Chinese economy adapts to the new normal its power sector is feeling the pressure to better manage growing uncertainties. Power demand growth will become more susceptible to sways in macroeconomic policies. Mounting public concerns over endemic air pollution are turning the energy industry into a battleground of transformation where coal's dominance becomes seriously challenged as cleaner fuels keep expanding. Environmental policies are increasingly driving changes to China's energy landscape. This update provides our latest China power and renewable outlooks.