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China Green Energy

After Paris, Developing Nations Are Charting a Path to Green Growth. That's Historic.

Yvo de Boer | Posted 12.22.2015 | World
Yvo de Boer

SEOUL -- Today, China has not only committed to capping emissions by 2030 and has invested more than $80 billion in renewable energy initiatives; it is expected after Paris to roll out its most far-reaching national plan for mitigating climate change, including a potential carbon tax as well as national emissions-trading schemes.

China Leapfrogs Ahead Into the Green Industrial Revolution

Woodrow Clark | Posted 11.29.2014 | World
Woodrow Clark

The Green Industrial Revolution needs to do the opposite of the nuclear power plants by using renewable energy sources now and into the near term future.

China Laughs, New England Cries, Over Attacks on Clean Energy

Joshua Freed | Posted 10.20.2012 | Politics
Joshua Freed

The anti-Solyndra narrative obscures the facts about clean energy in the U.S. -- much of it is booming. America can win these markets, as long as we stop prematurely abandoning our own technologies and entrepreneurs.

China's Bright Energy Future

Posted 07.21.2012 | Green

From Earth Techling's Pete Danko: China, it appears, might be ready to step up and do its part in deploying more of the vast solar photovoltaic cap...

Struggling To Lead The Charge On Electric Cars

AP | JOE McDONALD | Posted 06.24.2012 | Green

BEIJING (AP) — China's leaders are finding it's a lot tougher to create a world-beating electric car industry than they hoped. In 200...

China Will Phase Out Energy-Draining Light Bulbs

AP | Posted 01.04.2012 | Green

BEIJING -- China will phase out power-draining light bulbs within five years in a move to make the world's biggest polluting nation more efficient but...

PHOTOS: China's 'Solar City'

AP/The Huffington Post | By JOE McDONALD | Posted 09.26.2011 | Green

BAODING, China (AP) -- Solar panels jut out of streetlights in China's self-proclaimed Clean Energy City. Tiny wind turbines twirl atop public buildin...

The 'Sputnik Moment' Epidemic: Is China Our New Russia?

Daniel K. Gardner | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Daniel K. Gardner

Fear is the one common trigger of the recent Sputnik moment outbreak. Fear of being bettered educationally, economically, technologically -- the range of fears is varied, but the source of these fears is not. It's always traceable to China.

China's Wind Power To Grow Five-Fold In Next Decade

Yahoo! News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

China's wind power capacity will increase more than five-fold over the next decade from 2009, a report forecast on Wednesday, as the country steps up ...

China Leading Race To Make Clean Energy

New York Times | KEITH BRADSHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

China vaulted past competitors in Denmark, Germany, Spain and the United States last year to become the world's largest maker of wind turbines, and is...