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China's Environment Minister Calls His Department 'Embarrassing'

Reuters | Posted 09.08.2013 | Green

BEIJING, July 9 (Reuters) - China's environment minister said his ministry ranked among the world's "four major embarrassing departments" but defend...

Will China's New Leaders Clean up the Environment?

Barbara A. Finamore | Posted 05.29.2013 | Green
Barbara A. Finamore

I simply could not believe my ears. China's rubber-stamp legislature had never displayed such a level of opposition in its entire history, let alone on environmental grounds.

China vs. US: Shape of Things to Come?

Edward Flattau | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Edward Flattau

There are those who predict that China will eventually eclipse the U.S. as the world's most powerful nation. Maybe -- if China's recent rhetoric about its environmentally sustainable future prove to be true.