With the U.S. expected to retreat from its role as a climate leader in the wake of Donald...
by Josh Rudolph | Dec 10, 2014
Former deputy head of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and head of the...
by Olivia Rosenman | Aug 4, 2013
Li Jing at The South China Morning Post reports on a United Nations Environment Program study on China’s resource consumption. The study finds that the speed and scale of resource consumption in the past 38 years in China has no...
by Wendy Qian | Jul 11, 2012
Dambisa Moyo, a Zambian economist best-known for her argument against international aid to Africa in Dead Aid, has published a new book called Winner Take All: China’s Race For Resources. In a Youtube trailer for her...
by Melissa M. Chan | Jun 3, 2012
Amid plans to defrost China’s nuclear plans, the State Council, China’s Cabinet, has approved of a nuclear safety plan. China had initially suspended nuclear power efforts after Japan’s March 11 nuclear crisis. From Reuters: The...
by Samuel Wade | Mar 16, 2011
Despite assertions from officials that the situation in Japan would not derail the massive planned expansion of China’s own nuclear power capacity, the Wall Street Journal has reported a suspension of approvals for new...
by cdtstaff | Mar 9, 2011
After the outbreak of violence in Libya, the Chinese government made a big show of evacuating nearly 36000 Chinese nationals working in the country. This Libyan incident may force China to reconsider its strategies for procuring...
by Paulina Hartono | Mar 4, 2011
According to an article from the New York Times, the government is in the midst of creating a plan for energy conservation and alternative sources: With oil prices at their highest level in more than two years because of unrest...
by Liu Yong | Oct 14, 2009
From AP: Russia and China are closing in on a mammoth energy deal which could insure that Beijing has the fuel to run its factories and cities and Moscow has a vast new market for its natural gas empire. Russian Prime Minister...
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