Smoke comes out of a chimney in northwestern China’s Hebei province on Dec. 15, 2020. Chinese President Xi Jinping made a pledge at a United Nations meeting in September that China would go carbon neutral by 2060.

Smoke comes out of a chimney near cables from a high speed train traveling from Beijing to neighboring Zhangjiakou in northwestern China’s Hebei province on Dec. 15, 2020. Expectations are high that the 14th five-year plan will align domestic policies with international pledges on climate change. Chinese President Xi Jinping made a surprise pledge at a United Nations meeting in September that China would go carbon neutral by 2060. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)