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China Datang Corp (中国大唐集团)

China Datang Corp is a state-owned company headquartered in Beijing, China. In 2020, its revenue was USD 27.9 billion and installed capacity was 159 GW. Datang plans to achieve carbon neutrality by 2060, and 38% of its electricity capacity is low-carbon in 2020. However, it does not provide targets for emission reduction or low-carbon electricity development.

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#1 0.0 /4 #35

Material Investment

#1 0.8 /7 #39

Intangible Investment

#1 0.0 /2 #20


#1 1.0 /4 #39

Policy Engagement

#1 0.6 /1 #13

Business Model

#1 0.1 /2 #46
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Risks and opportunities


Datang receives a trend score of -. If the company were reassessed in the near future, its score would likely decrease. Datang is not on track to achieve the reduction in emission levels required by its 1.5°C pathway. It will exceed its carbon budget to 2035 by 66%. The specific strategy or target is lacking, so it is unclear how it will perform towards better alignment with the low-carbon transition.

Progress towards the Paris Agreement

Just Transition Assessment

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  1. 2020

More about the company

Beijing, China
Group revenue (2020)
USD 27.9 billion
Installed capacity (2020)
158.6 GW

This company is part of the SDG2000, the 2.000 most influential companies

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