China’s carbon emissions will keep climbing, says the country's chief negotiator at Doha, Xie Zhenhua, when its GDP reaches 20 - 25 thousand USD.
The death toll from China’s worst coal mining accident in nearly three years has risen to 43, with three men still trapped underground.
Could it be that the world’s largest emitter of greenhouse gas is the same country that spends more on green technology than any other country?
United States solar manufacturers have announced the preparation of a trade complaint against China to be filed with the U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. International Trade Commission.
The newest report from the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), in cooperation with Bloomberg New Energy Finance, a clean tech analytics firm, shows that the combined impetus of stimulus funding, feed-in tariffs (FiTs) and renewable portfolio standards (RPS) generated a record $211 billion globally in 2010 in renewable energy investment.
China has surged past the United States as the leader in producing clean energy technology. But what's really behind the drive. In the latest installment in his series, “The China Factor,” Chief Correspondent Tyler Suiters takes a look at China's energy business from the Inside out, and finds out whether China and the U.S. really need to compete to produce clean energy.
The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) recently announced that they are challenging a program in China which appears to be subsidizing domestic wind power companies.