Careful planning to reduce risks for China on road to carbon net zero

China needs to reduce carbon emissions in a safe and secure way to avoid economic, financial and social risks during the green and low-carbon transformation, according to the country’s leading economic planning official.“[We should] deal with the relationship between carbon emissions and the security of energy, industrial chains, supply chains, food, as well as people’s daily lives,” He Lifeng wrote in a commentary published by party mouthpiece People’s Daily on Monday.“[We need to] effectively…