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How much of China's carbon dioxide emissions is the rest of the world responsible for? | Carbon Brief

How much of China's carbon dioxide emissions is the rest of the world responsible for? | Carbon Brief | China Environment | Scoop.it
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Its too easy to point the finger at China for emitting too much carbon! Being the manufacturing hub of the world certainly has its concequences! 

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China, Middle East & Africa to spur mass deployment of CSP

China, Middle East & Africa to spur mass deployment of CSP | China Environment | Scoop.it
Despite the stagnation of CSP in Spain market, which owns the biggest capacity of operational CSP commercial projects, it seems that there’s no need for the Spanish and international CSP players to
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Comment la voiture électrique s'est enfin imposée au monde

Comment la voiture électrique s'est enfin imposée au monde | China Environment | Scoop.it
Après avoir longtemps suscité le scepticisme, la voiture 100% électrique se découvre un nouveau et ambitieux départ. En un an, les constructeurs ont annoncé plus de projets que durant les vingt dernière
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Le distributeur d’électricité ERDF devient Enedis

Le distributeur d’électricité ERDF devient Enedis | China Environment | Scoop.it
La Commission de régulation de l’énergie a contraint la filiale d’EDF à se distinguer plus nettement de sa maison mère.
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Chinese polluters fined US$654 million in 2015 - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Chinese polluters fined US$654 million in 2015 - Xinhua | English.news.cn | China Environment | Scoop.it
Chinese polluters fined US$654 million in 2015---Environmental authorities across China fined polluters 4.25 billion yuan (654 million U.S. dollars) in 2015, an increase of 34 percent over 2014, Minister of Environmental Protection Chen Jining said on Friday.
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Wind power helps clean China’s air_Insideout_Icrosschina

Wind power is expected to play a bigger role as an alternative source of energy. Wind power generation has no greenhouse gas emissions. It is a major contributor to China’s response to global climate change.
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China's Economic Slowdown: We May Have Seen Peak Coal

China's Economic Slowdown: We May Have Seen Peak Coal | China Environment | Scoop.it

The coal market has known that China’s economy has been slowing even before the recent bout of stock market turbulence. Every new data set suggests that the economy is weaker, and the transition toward renewable energy is happening faster, than the consensus view has expected.

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China Invests $115 Million In 50 MW Pakistan Wind Project

China Invests $115 Million In 50 MW Pakistan Wind Project | China Environment | Scoop.it
China’s public sector companies continue to support the development of renewable energy infrastructure in Pakistan as part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. HydroChina Investment Corporation...
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Asia takes leadership on renewables, but only out of necessity

Asia takes leadership on renewables, but only out of necessity | China Environment | Scoop.it
And this could be a situation where everyone wins. “It is good for the world that other regions are stepping up,” Readhead says. “This will give European companies an opportunity to export their capabilities and apply them in other markets, further improving the quality of installations and deployment rates in those markets.”
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Need a weatherman

Need a weatherman | China Environment | Scoop.it
ROW after giant row of wind turbines marches towards the snowy peaks of the Tian Shan range, harvesting energy from the air. On a blustery July day in Xinjiang in...
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Interesting look at power grids and infrastructure in China.

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Who owns the wind?

Who owns the wind? | China Environment | Scoop.it
The wind is a force of nature over which only someone with extraordinary delusions of grandeur can truly claim ownership, writes Adam Ramsay. But to prevent that, we must assert our belief that wind, sun and other drivers of our renewable future are a common heritage for us all to benefit from.
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Rainy U.K. Gets More Power From Solar Than Coal For The First Time In Over A Century

Rainy U.K. Gets More Power From Solar Than Coal For The First Time In Over A Century | China Environment | Scoop.it
In May, for the first time ever, solar produced more electricity than coal in the United Kingdom.
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Renewable Energy Is Now Inevitable, Energy Secretary Says, Citing Price - Forbes

Renewable Energy Is Now Inevitable, Energy Secretary Says, Citing Price - Forbes | China Environment | Scoop.it
Climate change may have inspired the clean-energy revolution, but price has made it inevitable, Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz said Thursday, citing plunging prices in solar, wind and efficient innovations like LED lighting.
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Chinese utility Huadian sets out CO2 reduction target « Carbon Pulse

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Tesla : la Gigafactory ouvre ses portes au public le 29 juillet

Tesla : la Gigafactory ouvre ses portes au public le 29 juillet | China Environment | Scoop.it
Elément central de la stratégie qui doit lui permettre de commercialiser des centaines de milliers de véhicules annuellement, l'usine géante Gigafactory de Tesla Motors ouvrira ses portes au public le 29 juillet.
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INFO RTL - Un Français sur deux prêt à investir dans l'énergie solaire

INFO RTL - Un Français sur deux prêt à investir dans l'énergie solaire | China Environment | Scoop.it
REPLAY / INFO RTL - De plus en plus de particuliers installent des panneaux solaires sur leur toit pour leur propre consommation.
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Beijing's PM2.5 density down over 20% Jan.-April- China.org.cn

Beijing's PM2.5 density down over 20% Jan.-April- China.org.cn | China Environment | Scoop.it
Air quality in Beijing has improved in the first four months of this year, with the density of a major pollutant particles down more than 20 percent year on year, local environment watchdog said on Tuesday.
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Cher: Spending One Day in Beijing is Now the Equivalent of Smoking 40 Cigarettes

Cher: Spending One Day in Beijing is Now the Equivalent of Smoking 40 Cigarettes | China Environment | Scoop.it
Sierra Club and RYOT launched a virtual reality video experience. Narrated by Cher, the video shows the dirty, dangerous effects of coal pollution in China
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RENEWABLE ENERGY: China expects to miss its 2015 target for offshore wind projects

RENEWABLE ENERGY: China expects to miss its 2015 target for offshore wind projects | China Environment | Scoop.it
HONG KONG -- China has earned a reputation as the world's fastest-growing renewable energy market, but its offshore wind power program appears to be an exception.

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Renewable Energy is the real answer to China's growing pollution problems, and with its vast resources and capital could easily become the world's leader. By venturing into the offshore wind power, which they have done very little, as opposed to other forms of Renewable Energy, in which they have made greater strides. Fred Issa,

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China's greenhouse gases overestimated | News | DW.COM | 20.08.2015

China's greenhouse gases overestimated | News | DW.COM | 20.08.2015 | China Environment | Scoop.it
The United Nations and other international bodies have overestimated China's greenhouse gas emissions over the last decade or more. The difference is due to lower quality coal being burned.
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Quand la Chine s’éveille à la RSE

Quand la Chine s’éveille à la RSE | China Environment | Scoop.it
Au travers d'une lutte contre une pollution envahissante et une corruption endémique, la notion de responsabilité sociale des entreprises (RSE) commence à prendre corps en Chine. C’est ce que constate Nathalie Bastianelli. Bonne connaisseuse de l’Empire du milieu, où elle a vécu, elle a fondé Belong & Partners, une plateforme dédiée à la rencontre des entreprises occidentales et du monde émergent, autour des enjeux du développement durable. Entretien.
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Ci-gisent déchets nucléaires enfouis il y a 10 000 ans

Ci-gisent déchets nucléaires enfouis il y a 10 000 ans | China Environment | Scoop.it
Des archives, des pictogrammes, des sites culturels… Pour informer les générations futures des dangers des déchets de l’atome, des experts réfléchissent à la manière de transmettre la mémoire.
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Bâti 2030: UFC-Que Choisir où l’art de taper là où ça fait mal (1ère partie)

Bâti 2030: UFC-Que Choisir où l’art de taper là où ça fait mal (1ère partie) | China Environment | Scoop.it
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Video interview (in english): What's behind the blue skies (中国碳论坛讨论会 - 高清在线观看 - 腾讯视频)

Video interview (in english): What's behind the blue skies (中国碳论坛讨论会 - 高清在线观看 - 腾讯视频) | China Environment | Scoop.it
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Video interview (in english): What's behind the blue skies.

Building on interest surrounding recent news of China’s INDC announcement, as well as increased environmental enforcement and blue sky days in Beijing, CCF recently interviewed two experts from organisations that work at the intersection of the environment and the economy in China: Ms. Elle Carberry, a Managing Director for the Paulson Institute Beijing Office, and Mr. Calvin Quek, Head of Sustainable Finance at Greenpeace East Asia.

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