Research on Chinese Economic Development and the Decoupling of Energy Consumption from Consumer Perspective

  • Jianping Hou
  • Lei Ma
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 208)


Chinese current industrial development is in the medium-term, the current dominant industry structure is still industry with large consumption of energy. According to ‘decoupling’ and ‘re-hook’ basic principles, based on economic development and energy consumption relative ‘decoupled’ and ‘rehook’ concept model, Chinese consumption amount to analyze the relationship and energy consumption, And the various stages of ‘decoupling’ the identification and analysis of the phenomenon. Studies suggest that in a certain stage of Chinese total consumption and energy consumption in the ‘relative decoupling’ and ‘expansive re-hook’.


Consumption Economic development Energy consumption Decoupling 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jianping Hou
    • 1
  • Lei Ma
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Economics & ManagementXi’an Technological UniversityXi’anChina

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