Control of Carbon Emissions by Promoting Economic Growth and Renewable Energy in Newly Emerging Economic Block


  • Farhana Nosheen Department of Economics, Government Associate college for women, Muzafrabad, Multan, Pakistan.
  • Robina Kouser Department of Economics, University of Sahiwal, Sahiwal, Pakistan.
  • Sadia Anjum Department of Economics, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Bahadur Campus Layyah, Pakistan
  • Mohammad Javeed Akhter PhD Scholar (Economics), School of Business and Economics University of Management and Technology Lahore, Pakistan.



Belt and Road Initiative, Renewable Energy, Carbon Emissions, Economic Growth


This research examines the effects of economic growth and energy consumption in the new developing economic block of Silk Road on carbon emissions (SERB). The energy consumption is further synthesized into renewable and non-renewable energy sources to distinguish their role in carbon emissions. This study considered panel data (1995-2014) of twenty-four middle-income countries along the Belt and Road initiative for empirical analysis. The fixed effect, random effect, and GMM methods were performed to confirm the cointegration relationship. Results highlighted the role of economic growth, renewable energy, and nonerasable energy on carbon emissions in the short and long run. Thus, it can be concluded that the newly emerging block resulting from Belt and Road initiative could get the maximum economic benefits of this project by using renewable energy sources. The new renewable energy projects may help increase clean energy and reduce carbon emissions in the emerging economic block due to the Belt and Road initiative.


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How to Cite

Nosheen, F. ., Kouser, R. ., Anjum, S. ., & Akhter, M. J. . (2021). Control of Carbon Emissions by Promoting Economic Growth and Renewable Energy in Newly Emerging Economic Block . Review of Education, Administration & LAW, 4(2), 409-420.