energy crisis

China Rations Power Use Amid Drought

A long-standing drought is drying up the Yangtze River and surrounding reservoirs. From the New York Times: As of Sunday, 4 medium-size reservoirs and 1,388 small reservoirs in Hubei had dropped below the allowable discharge...

The Big Thirst

The New York Times takes a long look at tensions around the future of oil–a future in which China looks to play an ever more influential role: China, India and the Middle East are in the midst of exceptional economic booms...

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