Electric bicycles are no longer a fringe form of transportation.
The global market for electric bikes has blown up the last decade. The boom has been spurred by China where the number of electric bikes has skyrocketed from a few thousand in the 1990s to 120 million.
The Global Wind Energy Council has announced that wind energy grew 31% in 2009.
eSolar, a global provider of concentrating solar power (CSP) plants, and Penglai Electric, a privately-owned Chinese electrical power equipment manufacturer, recently signed a licensing agreement to build at least 2 gigawatts (GW) of solar thermal power plants in China over the next 10 years.
While the White House is still trying to convince Congress to pass his energy bill, China is moving forward with improvements to its energy policies.