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Chinese windmills hit by duty taxes

[2012-12-19 16:16]

The United States on Tuesday set high anti-dumping duty charges on wind turbine towers imported from China.

China street recyclers recover urban waste

[2012-12-15 13:51]

Beijing has a 200,000-strong army of recyclers and garbage collectors, who dispose of 20 million residents' waste.

Public role vital in building green society

[2012-12-15 11:22]

Chinese people have become aware of the environment's importance and stepped up their environmental protection efforts.

Li pledges 'ecological progress'

[2012-12-13 06:37]

China needs to strengthen efforts in five aspects to reach the goal of building a modernized country with ecological progress, Vice-Premier Li Keqiang said.

China may raise solar power capacity

[2012-12-11 14:03]

China may almost double its upper limit for solar power installed capacity to 40 gigawatts by 2015 from the current 21 gW.

China leads in wind power, hydropower capacity

[2012-12-10 10:47]

China's installed capacities for wind power and hydropower have grown to the world's largest, said Liu Zhenya, president of the China Electricity Council.

China issues polluting products directory

[2012-12-08 11:03]

The Ministry of Environmental Protection on Friday issued a directory of polluting and anti-pollution products and behaviors.

Light shines bright for rapid-transit buses

[2012-12-08 09:02]

Guangzhou's rapid-transit bus system is awarded a Lighthouse Activities award by the United Nations' Momentum for Change initiative.

Doha talks likely to advance on climate finance

[2012-12-06 13:42]

The on-going Doha climate talks are likely to make progress on the issue of financial assistance, which is key for developing countries to tackle global warming.

Emission target 'set to be met'

[2012-12-04 00:29]

China's targets for slashing greenhouse gas emissions and reducing energy consumption are within reach.

Shenzhen to buy new energy vehicles

[2012-11-30 20:28]

BYD Co Ltd may benefit from the Shenzhen municipal government's decision to buy a large number of new energy vehicles.

Stuck in the slow lane

[2012-11-30 09:51]

After several unsuccessful attempts, Chinese automakers are no longer hedging their future on electric cars, but instead looking at it as a realistic option to achieve their green goals.

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 Q1 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.

Nuclear power capacity to hit 42 gW

[2012-11-29 09:36]

China's nuclear power installed capacity will hit 42 gigawatts by 2015, accounting for 10 percent of the world's total, a nuclear official predicted.

Emissions cap shows China's 'sincerity'

[2012-11-29 07:27]

Some cities in East China have started planning how to cap their greenhouse gas emissions, and their experiences will act as an example for other cities.

Lawmaker calls for greater environmental awareness

[2012-11-28 05:18]

China's top legislator, Wu Bangguo, has issued a call for more efforts to create greater awareness among the public on thriftiness and environmental protection.

New-energy vehicle conference eagerly awaited

[2012-11-27 09:48]

The 2012 Global New Energy Vehicle Conference has elicited substantial interest from vehicle producers and local residents.

The future is green

[2012-11-26 16:34]

China has been aware of the severity of the burden of pollution and energy consumption amid its economic miracles over the past decades.