China's Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development selected 40 key cities for the public building energy-saving reconstruction project during the 12th Five-Year period, China Securities Journal reported Wednesday.
A leak from the Penglai 19-3 oilfield in Bohai Bay, operated by ConocoPhillips China (COPC), will have a "long-term impact" on the marine environment, China's top ocean watchdog warned on Tuesday.
China becomes the largest investor in renewable energy projects, according to a report released Tuesday in Frankfurt.
Shenhua Group Corp Ltd is to get a 40 percent share in developing Mongolia's Tavan Tolgoi coalfield, the world's largest untapped source of coal, which will help the country to further diversify its energy resources.
A group led by China Shenhua Energy Co Ltd will own a 40 percent stake in the western Tsankhi block of Mongolia's Tavan Tolgoi coal project, two sources with direct knowledge of the deal told Reuters on Tuesday.
When tropical storm Meari hit the East coast of China in late June, the State-owned electric-power supplier, State Grid Corp, told its companies in the area to institute emergency plans to make sure facilities could withstand the storm's force.
Mongolia said on Thursday that it has reduced the number of shortlisted bidders seeking to develop the prized Tavan Tolgoi coking coal mine to three and that Chinese and Russian groups are still in the running.
Authorities confirmed that an offshore oilfield in Bohai Bay had spilled oil but they have "effectively controlled" the leak.
As many as 100 cities powered by alter-native energy sources, 200 counties that get energy through unconventional means, 1,000 places demonstrating new energy uses and 10,000 towns relying on "green" energy are to exist in China by 2015, said Qian Zhimin, deputy director of the National Energy Administration.
When fully completed, the pipeline will be able to carry 30 billion cubic meters of natural gas annually.
China is going to reveal an energy-saving and environment protection plan very soon. It will apply three market-oriented approaches to ensure products meet the energy-saving requirements, 21st Century Business Herald reported Thursday.
The trunk line of China's second West-East natural gas pipeline project will be ready to start operating at the end of this month, an official with China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) said Wednesday.