China’s Energy Intensity of Industrial Sectors Based on Gray Clustering Analysis

  • Xindong Hao
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 211)


Energy is one of the critical and strategic issues for China’s long-term development. In this paper, I divided all China’s industrial sectors into two kinds by the perspective of energy intensity. Then I analyzed the relationship of energy intensity and industrial added value by means of gray clustering method. Based upon these analyses as well as the Chinese government’s policy orientation, it is important to pay attention on the development of “win-win” industrial sectors which both increasing industrial output and reducing energy intensity.


Energy Intensity Industrial Sector Gray Clustering China 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xindong Hao
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  1. 1.College of Economy & ManagementWuhan UniversityWuhanChina

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