(Source: Tanpai Fang) The State Forestry Administration announced the Work Plan for Provincial Forestry Response to Climate Change 2017-2018 on July 26. It is planned that the target of greenhouse gas emission reduction (including forestry carbon sequestration indicators) will be assessed during the “13th Five-Year” period (2016 to 2020). Read full […]
(Source:Reuters) China is expected to complete the sections of the massive Russian oil and gas pipelines that lie in the northeastern province of Heilongjiang by the end of next year, a top provincial official said on Friday. The oil pipeline, from Mohe at the Russian border to the city of Daqing, […]
(Source: CNE Mission) To further promote a low carbon development in the province and to encourage the covered entities to increase the use of carbon emission credits and financing, the Guangdong DRC issued a notice on the revised measures for repurchasing of allowances. Read full story….
(Source: BBC) Chinese President Xi Jinping has vowed to protect the landmark Paris agreement, which aims to curb climate change and fossil fuel emissions. He made the promise in a phone call with incoming French President Emmanuel Macron, the Chinese foreign ministry said in a statement. Read full story….
(Source: Carbon Brief) The US has no plan yet for how to meet its 2020 climate target and has made no analysis of the impact of recent policy changes, according to an official submission to the UN. The details emerged in a series of terse, repetitive answers to an international climate […]
(Source: Reuters) Beijing will encourage coal companies to merge and restructure to increase efficiency in the industry and take measures to return thermal coal prices to a “reasonable” range, according to China’s economic planning agency. The comment by the state planner, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), came after a […]
(Source: Reuters) China’s coal imports from Russia jumped to their highest in nearly three years in March, customs data showed on Tuesday, as the world’s top buyer turned to alternative suppliers following its ban on imports from North Korea in February. Arrivals from Russia gained 19.5 percent to 2.3 million tons, […]
(Source: CDM China) China’s installed wind power capacity continued to grow in the first quarter this year, according to the National Energy Administration (NEA). China had 151 million kilowatts of installed wind power capacity as of the end of the first quarter, up 13 percent year on year. China had 151 […]
(Source: China Daily) China will enhance support for combating climate change in countries along the belt and road no matter what stance is taken by the United States, a senior official with the nation’s economic regulator said on Sunday. Taking advantage of regional cooperation opportunities brought by the Belt and Road […]
(Source: China Daily) China is seeking to launch a green industry fund with the World Bank, part of which is expected to support the Belt and Road Initiative, according to China Daily. The fund is expected to support projects helping to protect the environment, among which some are expected to support […]