The Central Economic Work Conference was held in Beijing from December 19 to 21. Xi Jinping, General Secretary of the CPC Central Committee, State President and Chairman of the Central Military Commission, Li Keqiang, member of the Politburo Standing Committee of the CPC Central Committee, Premier Li Keqiang, Li Zhanshu, Wang Yang, Wang Huning, Zhao Leji, and Han Zheng attended the meeting.
The Central Economic Work Conference pointed out that to fight the tough battle of pollution prevention and control, we must stick to our positions and consolidate our results, focus on doing a good job in winning the blue sky defense battle, increase our work and investment, and take into account overall considerations to avoid simple and rude measures. It is necessary to enhance service awareness and help enterprises develop environmental governance solutions.
In the battle of "pollution prevention" that needs to be vigorously tackled, whether the "blue sky and white clouds" is resident or not has always been one of the topics that has most affected people's nerves. Taking the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region in the development of the new era as an example, in the past five years, through the coordination of the heavy pollution industry and other aspects, the implementation of multiple joint efforts such as joint prevention and control of heavy air pollution has achieved gratifying results and future work. It also has a long way to go.
In June of this year, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and the State Council issued the "Opinions on Strengthening Ecological Environmental Protection and Resolutely Fighting the Pollution Prevention and Control Challenges", clearly defining the timetable, road map, and mission letter for the pollution control fights, and demanding three years to resolutely win the defense of the blue sky Fight and mark major battles such as diesel truck pollution control, urban black and odorous water body management, comprehensive treatment of the Bohai Sea, Yangtze River protection and restoration, water source protection, and agricultural and rural pollution control.
According to the latest data from the Ministry of Ecology and Environment, from January to October this year, the national average good days ratio was 81.5%, a year-on-year increase of 0.9 percentage points; PM2.5 concentration decreased by 7.5% year-on-year, and PM10 concentration decreased by 4.2% year-on-year.
The Minister of Ecology and Environment, Li Ganjie, said recently that the next step is to strictly implement "both party and government responsibilities" and "one position and two responsibilities." The local party committees and governments at all levels are responsible for the ecological environment protection work and the quality of the ecological environment in their respective administrative regions, and all relevant departments must fulfill their ecological environment protection responsibilities. Serious accountability shall be taken in accordance with the law with regard to places and departments that have not implemented the decision-making and deployment of the Party Central Committee and the State Council, are not firm and thorough, have not implemented the ecological civilization construction and ecological environmental protection responsibility system, and have prominent ecological and environmental problems.
At the same time, we must also adhere to the pursuit of stability, adhere to overall planning, adhere to comprehensive policy, adhere to both hands, adhere to the point and face, adhere to the truth-seeking and pragmatic, resolutely win the defense of the blue sky and fight diesel pollution control, urban black smelly Seven landmark battles, including water body management, comprehensive management of the Bohai Sea, protection and restoration of the Yangtze River, protection of water sources, and the fight against pollution in agriculture and rural areas, have continuously enhanced the people ’s sense of ecological environment, sense of happiness, and security.
The "Guide Opinions on Further Deepening the" Decentralization and Management Service "Reform of the Eco-Environment Field and Promoting High-Quality Economic Development" issued by the Ministry of Ecology and Environment proposes to strengthen the ecological environment policies and measures to promote the industry with the guidance of solving outstanding issues affecting high-quality economic development. Upgrading and optimizing the positive pulling action of the business environment.
In terms of serving the real economy, the above-mentioned "Guiding Opinions" requires that the ecological and environmental departments at all levels should take the initiative to provide services, provide advance guidance, carry out major project approval and scheduling, and draw up accounts to form a list. They will urge the construction unit to carry out environmental impact assessment as soon as possible and make reasonable arrangements. Approval time. Optimize the approval management, open up green channels for major infrastructure, livelihood projects and major industrial layout projects, implement immediate acceptance, immediate acceptance evaluation, assessment and review synchronization, and reduce the approval time limit to half of the legal principle in principle.
The Guiding Opinions also require that "one size fits all" be strictly prohibited to protect the rights and interests of legal and compliant enterprises. In the supervision and enforcement of ecological environmental protection supervision, all localities strictly prohibit perfunctory responses such as "all shut down" and "stop before talking", and resolutely avoid simple and crude acts such as emergency shutdowns and business shutdowns under the pretext of ecological environmental protection. For key industries and fields such as engineering construction, living services, aquaculture, specialty industries, industrial parks, and urban management, local governments must introduce effective measures to prevent “one size fits all” and make public announcements in a timely manner.
The Ministry of Ecology and Environment stated that in the next step, it will also innovate green financial policies and guide the investment of development financial funds in ecological environment governance. Encourage innovation of green financial products such as green credit and green bonds, and promote the development of pledged guarantee financing under the emission rights, charging rights, accounts receivable, intellectual property rights, government purchase service agreements, and franchise agreements. Gradually improve pricing mechanisms such as sewage treatment charges, solid waste treatment charges, water conservation and water prices, and energy conservation and environmental protection electricity prices. Accelerate the establishment of a “leader” system for ecological environmental protection, and explore the establishment of “leader” financial subsidies and financial credit support policies.