iron hand 铁的手腕
In a nationwide video and teleconference, Wen told governments at all levels to work with an "iron hand" to eliminate inefficient enterprises.
outdated capacity 落后产能
More efforts were needed to reduce use of outdated capacity and curb new projects in industries with overcapacity, he said.
high-energy-consuming and high-emission industries “两高”项目
Wen called for stricter control over high-energy-consuming and high-emission industries.
ecological compensation 生态补偿
The statement also said China will promote ecological compensation - a market-based mechanism to balance economic development with nature conservation - and draft regulations in the sector.
use of energy per unit of GDP 单位GDP能耗
Over the past four years, the use of energy per unit of GDP has fallen by 14.38 percent.
energy-saving lamps 节能灯
The government will further promote energy-saving lamps and intensify efforts to lift energy efficiency in steel, power, non-ferrous, and other high-energy-consuming sectors, Wen said.
differential power pricing 差别电价
Eleven speakers suggested that differential power pricing is "a must" and asked the government to put it into action "as soon as possible".
resource tax reform 资源税改革
The reform should both expand the resource tax base to include materials that have not been taxed before and switch to a tariff that charges per unit instead of a tax based on monetary value.