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Beijing Wages War On Pollution

Reuters | Posted 03.29.2014 | Green

BEIJING, Jan 16 (Reuters) - Beijing's mayor pledged on Thursday to cut coal use by 2.6 million tonnes and set aside 15 billion yuan ($2.4 billion) t...

China To Draw 'Ecological Protection Red Line'

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

By David Stanway BEIJING, Nov 18 (Reuters) - China will steer local governments away from the pursuit of economic growth at all costs...

China Offers Rewards To Cut Back On Smog

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

BEIJING, Oct 14 (Reuters) - China said on Monday it would give rewards amounting to 5 billion yuan ($816.91 million) for curbing air pollution in si...

Can Money Solve China's Pollution Woes?

Reuters | Posted 10.11.2013 | Green

BEIJING, Aug 11 (Reuters) - China plans to accelerate investment in technology to save energy and tackle the dire pollution blamed for a series of h...

Is China's Pollution Testing the People's Patience?

Daniel K. Gardner | Posted 09.21.2013 | World
Daniel K. Gardner

Might deadly pollution, the by-product of China's "rise" in the 21st century, possibly be the seed of the present government's -- and the party's -- undoing?

A New Vow To Tackle China's Pollution

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2013 | Green

(Repeats to additional subscribers without changes to text) BEIJING, March 17 (Reuters) - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang pledged on Sunday...

Outrage Over China's Environmental 'State Secrets'

Reuters | Posted 05.10.2013 | Green

By Sui-Lee Wee and Adam Jourdan BEIJING/SHANGHAI, March 10 (Reuters) - When China's environment ministry told attorney Dong Zhengwei h...

'We Must Act' On China's Choking Pollution

Reuters | Posted 03.17.2013 | Green

By Michael Martina BEIJING, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Days after choking smog blanketed China's capital, the country's premier-designate adde...