ENVIRONMENT

China’s Largest Cement Producer Shuts Down Major Plant Under Stricter Environmental Regulation

China’s Largest Cement Producer Shuts Down Major Plant Under Stricter Environmental Regulation

Anhui Conch Cement, China’s largest cement producer, had to shut down some clinker production lines in Tongling, the eastern…

Jun 13, 2018
Tang Shihua
Tianjin to Fully Switch to Ethanol Gasoline in Vehicles by October to Prevent Air Pollution

Tianjin to Fully Switch to Ethanol Gasoline in Vehicles by October to Prevent Air Pollution

North China’s Tianjin city plans to switch to ethanol gasoline in vehicles by October to help achieve the national strategy…

Jun 12, 2018
Xu Wei
China Cuts Solar Subsidies Amid Plans to Reduce Electricity Prices by 10%

China Cuts Solar Subsidies Amid Plans to Reduce Electricity Prices by 10%

China plans to cut solar feed-in subsidies and build less photovoltaic power plants this year as it looks to cut electricity prices by 10 percent.

Jun 4, 2018
Liao Shumin
Graphene Could Soon Be Used to Clean Up China’s Waterways

Graphene Could Soon Be Used to Clean Up China’s Waterways

Chinese scientists have started testing a new material that can convert pollution into water and carbon dioxide, which could become…

May 24, 2018
Xu Wei
China, Japan Compete in Indonesia to Clean Up World’s Dirtiest River

China, Japan Compete in Indonesia to Clean Up World’s Dirtiest River

China and Japan are going head to head in yet another battle for an Indonesian contract as the pair…

Apr 18, 2018
China Will Ramp Up Water Quality Checks to Keep Tabs on Environmental Aims

China Will Ramp Up Water Quality Checks to Keep Tabs on Environmental Aims

China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment is building an automatic monitoring network to check surface water quality nationwide, and will…

Mar 29, 2018
Zhang Ke
China’s NEV Sales Skyrocketed Last Month as Demand for Petrol Car Sales Slumped

China’s NEV Sales Skyrocketed Last Month as Demand for Petrol Car Sales Slumped

China's year-on-year new energy vehicle (NEV) sales exploded last month as automakers failed to see a rebound in traditional car…

Mar 12, 2018
Wu Ziye
China to Conduct Major Industrial Green Transformation Supervision Over 5,500 Companies

China to Conduct Major Industrial Green Transformation Supervision Over 5,500 Companies

China will carry out massive special industrial energy controls this year, focusing on supervision of high-energy-consuming industries such as petrochemicals,…

Mar 12, 2018
Xu Wei
Mobike Forays Into Latin American Market, Rolls Out Services in Chile

Mobike Forays Into Latin American Market, Rolls Out Services in Chile

China’s popular bike-sharing services provider Beijing Mobike Technology Co., better known as Mobike, will step into Latin American market as…

Mar 8, 2018
Liao Shumin
 China Tightens Travel Rules to Protect Antarctica From Rising Tourist Numbers

China Tightens Travel Rules to Protect Antarctica From Rising Tourist Numbers

The number of Chinese tourists to Antarctica has increased almost 40-fold over the past eight years and to ensure its…

Feb 5, 2018
 Xu Wei
Chinese Manufacturing Preserves Growth Despite Factory Closures

Chinese Manufacturing Preserves Growth Despite Factory Closures

China’s manufacturing purchasing managers’ indexes fell last month after the introduction of smog curbing measures which caused a supply shortage, but maintained a 15-month streak above 51.

Jan 2, 2018
Xu Wei