China is drafting its next Five Year Plan, and the president of Energy Foundation China wants to see ambitious energy and climate goals
A new study counts the cost of pulmonary and heart diseases, premature deaths and missed work days from fossil fuel-generated air pollution. China, the world’s largest consumer of coal, is paying a hefty price.
Latest research has shown that new investment in wind, solar, and other clean energy projects in developing nations dropped sharply in 2018, largely due to a slowdown in China.
The world’s largest greenhouse gas emitter could reach net-zero status by 2050 and deploy a terawatt-scale solar fleet without damaging economic growth in the process, a study has said.
Joint projects worth $27.6 billion are heavily skewed toward fossil fuels and extractives.
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