CHINA, Jan 19, Chinadaily - Nation has largest generation capacity for clean power as innovation lowers costs.

China is now the world's leader in renewable energy generation, which will allow it to reduce its dependency on coal power and cut carbon emissions, according to a senior energy official.

By the end of 2014, China had installed 430 million kilowatts in total renewable energy power generation, according to the National Energy Administration, the nation's top energy planner.