Energy-hungry China has signed a major 20-year deal with Russia. From Bloomberg: Russia agreed to supply China with oil for 20 years in return for a $25 billion credit, as the world’s largest energy producer seeks to expand its...
by Morgan Figuers | Apr 20, 2008
The Chinese government tries to abate the continuing fuel shortages by ordering its two major oil firms to increase their oil storage. From Reuters: China will from May 1 require wholesalers of refined oil products to maintain...
by Sophie Beach | May 26, 2005
From Asia Pulse, via Asia Times: Turning China’s abundant coal reserves into oil to help close a widening supply gap might once have seemed a little more than a dream, but synthetic fuels may soon be a key part of the country’s energy mix. Optimists say China could be making up to 1.2 million barrels […]
CDT in the News
- The Philadelphia Inquirer – China steps up online controls with new rule for bloggers
- Mind Matters – For Five Days There Was Free Expression in China
- Hoover Institution – Xiao Qiang On China’s Model Of Digital Authoritarianism
- New York Times – In China, an App Offered Space for Debate. Then the Censors Came.
- Taiwan CNA – China blocks Clubhouse, official media say “anti-China has nothing to do with free speech”