Business / Green Companies

BYD gets EU license to sell electric buses

[2013-01-08 16:15]

The Chinese maker of electric cars and batteries said it has received permission from the EU to sell electric buses in all of bloc's member countries.

Chinese PV company supplies US project

[2012-12-12 09:02]

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company has supplied 25 MW of solar photovoltaic modules to Arizona's Queen Creek solar farm in the United States.

Swiss solar firm signs $1b deal with CBD

[2012-12-10 17:23]

The Swiss subsidiary of Jinko Solar signed a strategic cooperation agreement with China Development Bank's Guangdong branch on Dec 7.

Company eyes China's thin-film PV solar market

[2012-12-03 13:46]

First Solar Inc has completed an agreement with Chinese company Zhenfa New Energy Science and Technology Co Ltd to supply thin-film solar modules.

Solar firms forecast earnings slump

[2012-12-03 14:02]

More than half of China-listed solar firms project a profit slump in 2012, further hitting the industry with a severe supply glut.

Solar industry gaining strength from home market

[2012-12-03 11:21]

Solar products manufacturers like Yingli are gaining strength from the burgeoning domestic market.

Yingli secures US solar order

[2012-11-30 09:16]

Chinese solar photovoltaic enterprise Yingli Green Energy has inked a contract to supply 200-megawatt PV modules to a US clean energy project.

Sany seeks wind-farm hearing

[2012-11-30 02:27]

Sany Group has asked a US federal judge to hear its case against US President Barack Obama's decision to scrap the purchase of four US wind-farm projects.
Sany to move HQ to Beijing from Central China

Fisker pushes back China launch to 2013

[2012-11-29 14:25]

Fisker Automotive will start selling its $100,000-plus Karma plug-in hybrid in China during the first quarter in 2013.

Sinopec commits to cleaner production, fuels

[2012-11-30 03:08]

China Petrochemical Corp, or Sinopec, issued a report on its efforts at environmental protection - a first for a Chinese company.

PE guru offers helping hand to China

[2012-11-28 11:14]

Terra Firma plans to partner with China Development Bank to set up a $3 billion to $5 billion fund to invest in global renewable energy projects.

TUV SUD provides approach to efficiency

[2012-11-26 08:01]

The Chinese government is "much more ambitious than other countries" in its "green" goals, said senior vice-president of TUV SUD Greater China.

MAN helps boost 'green' shipping

[2012-11-23 07:49]

MAN Diesel & Turbo is playing an important role in the effort by Chinese shipping companies to reduce emission and increase efficiency.

Solar firms warned on delisting

[2012-11-21 10:04]

LDK Solar Co Ltd received a notification from the NYSE that it has to bring its share price above $1 within six months of Nov 5, or be delisted.

Sinovel Wind to put workers on leave

[2012-11-20 11:24]

Sinovel Wind Group Co, a wind power equipment maker, plans to put 350 workers on leave in response to a sales slump.

Thermo Fisher posts good sales

[2012-11-19 15:29]

Thermo Fisher Scientific's sales of air quality monitoring products in China have been growing, account for 25 to 30 percent of its global sales.

CASIC helps Chinese cities get smart

[2012-11-14 10:27]

China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation has been putting major effort into developing "smart city" solutions for Chinese cities in recent years.

BYD predicts profit from green vehicles

[2012-11-08 21:01]

BYD Company Ltd predicts it will make a profit from its electric vehicle business, in which it has invested 5 billion yuan, in the fourth quarter of this year.

Korean Air to plant trees in Kubuqi desert

[2012-11-06 14:35]

More than 65 employees from the Korean Air headed for the Kubuqi desert in Inner Mongolia autonomous region in October to carry out large-scale forestation.

Major hydropower station starts operation

[2012-11-06 09:03]

China's third-largest hydropower station became operational Monday with the world's largest power generating unit officially starting work.