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It has become the de facto leader in international climate efforts. But is the world’s leading carbon emitter now pulling back?
July 12, 2018 by Fred Pearce
The Asian nation's ascent coincides with a seismic shift in global climate policy.
July 18, 2017 by Lauren Hepler
China is playing a leading role in the corporate clean energy landscape, with almost the double number of U.S. companies in latest rankings .
February 21, 2017 by Michael Holder
The country may be the world's largest carbon emitter, but China has the potential to become a clean energy leader.
May 5, 2016 by Gabriela Russo Lopes
An analysis of the recent climate agreement shows the staggering reduction of carbon emissions if other countries follow the U.S. and China's lead.
November 17, 2014 by Ellie Johnston
The coal bubble is poised to burst as China and the United States plan to curb coal.
July 3, 2014 by Fred Pearce
While the country's proposed carbon tax is a step in the right direction, the effects of the move remain unclear.
March 5, 2013 by Harry Stevens
The Internet, shale gas technologies and Google search engine all had their origins in research funded by the U.S. government. These are just a few examples, and show why now is exactly the wrong time to stop supporting cleantech innovation.
October 29, 2011 by David Sandalow
Walmart finds financial, environmental and reputational benefits from sourcing food locally, China sees Carbon Capture as necessary to hitting climate targets, and more in today's news roundup.
August 1, 2011 by Matthew Wheeland
The country's climate-related revenues in 2009 have put China among the top 10 countries for the first time, according to HSBC's third annual review of its Climate Change Index. Fueling the momentum is a 30-fold increase in private sector investment and targeted climate-related stimulus spending.
September 17, 2010 by ClimateBiz Staff
In an effort to help ease China's energy shortage and put tons of biowaste to good use, a 250,000-head cow farm in north eastern China will use animal dung to power four GE Jenbacher biogas engines and produce an estimated 38,000 MWh a year.<br />
May 5, 2010 by GreenBiz Editors
Japan's business leaders are focused on cutting emissions, though they have about the same level of a roadmap as Americans; their neighbor to the southwest, however, has quickly moved into the spotlight as a challenger, and potentially an economic threat.
March 15, 2010 by Joel Makower