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Coal Consumption Marginalizing China’s Renewable Energy Gains

China dramatically increased its renewable energy production capacity in 2011, tripling output in solar power alone, but environmentalists warn an unwavering reliance on coal to fulfill 70 percent of its energy needs is offsetting the benefits of this new clean development. Continue reading

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China Passes New Proposal to Control Greenhouse Gas Emissions

China’s State Council on Wednesday passed a proposal aimed at controlling greenhouse gas emissions – one of the important aspects of China’s 12th Five Year Plan – Xinhua news agency reported. Continue reading

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