Document Type

Article

Department

​Center for Urban and Global Studies

Publication Date

4-2013

Abstract

China now accounts for almost 20 percent of the world’s energy consumption and its demand is still growing at high speed. In order to keep up with the expanding industry China turns to Central Asia with ambitious gas line projects and considers countries such as Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan to be key factors in its energy security nexus.

Comments

Article originally published in European Financial Review, April 2013. http://www.europeanfinancialreview.com/?p=6451 Reproduced by the Trinity College Digital Repository with permission of the publisher.