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$13 trillion: China's expected construction spending by 2030. Will some go to zero carbon buildings?
National and local policies are fostering a building boom and intersecting with decarbonization goals.
November 6, 2019 by Tatsatom Gonçalves
Reducing China’s reliance on coal energy is an enormous long-term shift. But it looks like that might change.
September 16, 2019 by Kelly Sims Gallagher
Electrification, carbon capture and hydrogen — oh my!
May 16, 2019 by Ji Chen
In the last year, China has made progress in renewables and transportation — but major obstacles remain.
February 7, 2019 by Danielle Li
Rocky Mountain Institute identifies major trends in clean energy from the last year.
January 10, 2019 by Laurie Guevara-Stone
Key policy choices for climate disclosure include the substance, form and location of disclosures.
December 3, 2018 by Greg Rogers
It starts with planning, buy-in and a path forward. First of a three-part series.
November 26, 2018 by Greg Rogers
The question is: How quickly will China transition into a consumption-based, service economy?
August 23, 2018 by Vipin Arora
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
Despite a slowdown in economic expansion, China plans to aggressively ramp up investment in green infrastructure.
March 11, 2016 by Geoffrey Henderson
Although China has taken action on climate change, its military and security agencies haven't formally acknowledged the threats.
August 26, 2015 by RP Siegel
The world's most populous nation dropped consumption by nearly 3 percent last year, and is now closing mines and investing in cleaner energy.
June 2, 2015 by RP Siegel
Developing nations need cheap, reliable energy or they will turn to coal. But the solutions to ensure a low-carbon future already exist.
December 22, 2014 by Ryan Schuchard
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
Companies like Echelon are expanding into international markets. Can other manufacturers take advantage of the rising demand?
October 15, 2012 by Jennifer Inez Ward
Should we worry about Chinese government subsidies to its solar industry? Or send the Chinese a thank-you note?
January 9, 2012 by Marc Gunther
The $226 million joint ventures will accelerate offshore wind farm development for China, already the world's leading wind energy producer
December 13, 2011 by Derek Top
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