Structure Adjustment and Sustainable Growth in Hebei Province with the Bondage of Energy Resources and Environment


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With the datum of output, energy consumptions and environment pollutions of 36 industries of HeBei Province during the period of 2005-2007, we first calculated the marginal values of GDP contributions, energy consumptions and environment damages each industry played on the whole provincial economy. Compared with the average values, the industries were further divided into four groups with the method of Four Quadrants, which are the ones of (High-Growth-Contribution, High-Energy-Consumption or High-Pollution), (Low-Growth-Contribution, High-Energy-Consumption or High-Pollution)), (Low-Growth –Contribution , Low-Energy-Consumption or Low-Pollution), (High-Growth–Contribution , Low-Energy-Consumption or Low-Pollution). Based on this division, we put forward the suggestions of structural adjustment for each group of industries in views of sustainable development.



Edited by:

Ran Chen




Q. L. Wu, "Structure Adjustment and Sustainable Growth in Hebei Province with the Bondage of Energy Resources and Environment", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 44-47, pp. 3164-3168, 2011

Online since:

December 2010





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