As the Tianjin climate negotiations come to a close, progress remains patchy. The forecast is still cloudy, but rays of sunlight are just starting to peak through.
Countries should step back and look at what their leaders agreed to in Copenhagen as they prepare for Tianjin and beyond.
Lessons from China
This report examines how low-carbon technologies have been introduced, adapted, deployed, and diffused in three greenhouse gas-intensive sectors in China: supercritical/ultrasupercritical (SC/USC) coal-fired power generation technology; onshore wind energy technology; and blast furnace top gas...
Leading US-China Experts Discuss Tianjin and US-China Climate and Energy Issues.
Toward an Environmental, Health, and Safety Regulatory Framework
This brief frames how carbon dioxide capture and storage (CCS) might be regulated within the
Chinese environmental policy context, with an emphasis on
ensuring protection of people and the environment.
This piece is adapted from a speech that was delivered on June 25th at the 5th Asia Clean Energy Forum: Meeting the Technology Transfer Challenge. The forum, hosted by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the US Agency for International Development (USAID) and the World Resources Institute, is the premiere knowledge sharing platform on best practices in policy, technology, and finance for clean energy in the Asian region.
A new ChinaFAQs fact sheet explains China's carbon intensity target.
China’s rapid transition from participant to international leader is a challenge both for China itself and for the world.