Business / Machinery

Alstom powers ahead with new generation game

[2010-11-05 07:46]

French power and transportation equipment maker Alstom opened a 1 billion yuan ($150.02 million) hydropower manufacturing facility in Tianjin on Thursday to expand its portfolio in China's rapidly growing energy market.

Student ideas take flight in Airbus 'green' initiative

[2010-11-02 07:47]

On Oct 26 more than 100 university students from Beijing, Tianjin, Xi'an, Harbin and Nanjing attended the Airbus Fly Your Ideas (FYI) Challenge in Beijing, part of a worldwide competition for students to develop new ideas for a greener aviation industry.

Airbus joins 'green growth' formation

[2010-09-15 11:55]

European planemaker Airbus is working onambitious programs to ensure corporate sustainability amid China's "green growth revolution", said company president and CEO Tom Enders during the Summer Davos Forum on Tuesday.

Chinese firm to produce low-carbon subway trains

[2010-06-23 11:29]

A Chinese manufacturer has won a deal to produce five environment-friendly subway trains for India, the company's spokesman said Tuesday.

GE China capitalizes on environmentally-efficient products

[2010-02-08 10:47]

US conglomerate GE is viewing China not only as a manufacturing hub and sourcing center but also as a base for product innovation and research and development.

Green movement good news for recharging equipment firms

[2010-01-28 08:11]

The government's support for using clean-energy vehicles is believed to be good news for producers of electric-car recharging equipment, analysts say.

Boeing looks at greener partnerships

[2009-10-12 08:01]

China is expected to become the US airplane manufacturer's R&D partner for environmentally friendly technologies.

Siemens steps up green goal

[2008-08-07 10:05]

Europe's largest engineering company Siemens said its environmental portfolio would generate order intake of 4 billion euros in China in 2010.