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US upholds high tariffs on solar panel imports

[2012-10-11 14:24]

The US Commerce Department has affirmed steep tariffs ranging from 18.32 percent to 249.96 percent on Chinese solar panel imports.

US self-harming tariffs on China solar panels

[2012-10-11 14:05]

American solar businesses may see cost double when they paid the Chinese factories, as US Commerce Department on affirmed steep punitive tariffs on Chinese solar panels.

China hydropower plant starts water storage

[2012-10-11 11:00]

China's third-largest hydropower station began to store water on Wednesday, slightly affecting the water level of the river it straddles.

US affirms punitive duties on China's solar cells

[2012-10-11 10:56]

US Commerce Department announced its affirmative final determinations in antidumping duty and countervailing duty investigations on crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells from China.

Mayor warns solar tariffs 'may hurt' American jobs

[2012-10-05 00:55]

US tariffs on imports of Chinese-made solar cells for electricity could put American jobs at risk and discourage investment by China.

China's green transition boosts national, global economy

[2012-10-02 10:48]

China's rapid transition to a green economy will be a boom both to its domestic market and the global economy.

Chinese solar panel producers to dominate show

[2012-10-01 17:19]

Suntech Power Holdings Co Ltd and its Chinese counterparts, JinkoSolar Holdings and Yingli Solar would dominate a large-scale Malaysian Green Energy exhibition due for October 10-13.

PV firms refute illegal subsidizing accusations

[2012-09-28 15:36]

Several heavyweight Chinese photovoltaic manufacturers have denied receiving illegal governmental subsidies as alleged by some of their European counterparts.

Chinese govt units test-drive green autos

[2012-09-27 09:11]

Eleven Chinese central government departments have started using domestic, new energy automobiles as their official business vehicles.

Green can be great for Chinese economy: World Bank

[2012-09-26 02:24]

Environmental "green" growth will not necessarily result in slow growth for the Chinese economy, said World Bank.

Airbus, Sinopec to set up JV to develop green fuel

[2012-09-25 10:58]

Airbus SAS and Sinopec have agreed to work together to develop cleaner jet fuel in China.

Stimulus programs fuel green concerns

[2012-09-25 07:17]

Local government growth programs are causing increasing concern over their environmental impact.

Seeking business in desert greening

[2012-09-21 12:29]

A man-made oasis in China's seventh biggest desert of Kubuqi at the southern bank of the Yellow River has been the backdrop of several international environmental events so far this year.

Beijing, Helsinki to link in green plan

[2012-09-21 07:52]

Helsinki has proposed broadening its sister city relationship with Beijing by entering into a green and smart urbanization agreement soon.

China consumes more clean-energy-generated power

[2012-09-20 15:34]

China consumed 615.5 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity generated by clean energy sources in the first eight months of the year, according to statistics from the State Electricity Regulatory Commission.

Green energy, green world

[2012-09-17 15:22]

The Fourth China (Taiyuan) International Energy Industry Expo, themed "Green energy and transformation", features industry breakthroughs in technology and equipment.

Solving PV panel friction through dialogue

[2012-09-15 10:50]

A senior official of China's commerce ministry called for solving China-EU solar panel friction through dialogue to safeguard bilateral economic relations.

Domestic solar companies say anti-dumping measures counterproductive

[2012-09-13 07:48]

The European Commission's anti-dumping investigation of China's solar panel products harms the development of alternative energy, said the head of the Chinese solar company involved in the case.

PV leader confident in co-op with EU firms

[2012-09-12 15:23]

China's leading solar panel manufacturer, Trina Solar, is confident in the future cooperation with European companies.

China, EU to negotiate over solar panel friction

[2012-09-12 09:21]

The Chinese government on Tuesday sent a delegation to Europe to negotiate with the European Union about the trade friction over solar panel imports.