Nestled in nature

2011-03-04 10:47:33

Driving up the road to Mogan Mountain south of Huzhou in Zhejiang province, you can easily spot eight red-brick houses that stand out from hundreds of others on the hillside.

Wealthy economies must promote growth

2011-03-02 09:52:58

Developed countries need to step up and invest heavily in the infrastructure and clean-energy sectors to offset the expected downturn in East Asia's economic engine, said World Bank Chief Economist Justin Yifu Lin.

Project to tackle heavy-metal pollution

2011-02-19 09:22:39

A long-awaited project to tackle heavy-metal pollution has been approved by the State Council as part of the 12th Five-Year Plan (2011-2015).

New rules regulate rare earth industry

2011-02-18 10:54:47

'Reasonable' export quotas sought to boost sustainable development

Gamesa powers up Chinese wind projects

2011-02-17 08:01:16

Gamesa SA said on Wednesday that it has signed contracts with China Guangdong Nuclear Wind Power Group and China Huadian New Energy Development Co.

City emerges from twin shadows

2011-02-15 10:29:01

Pascal Triaux lives within a five minutes' walk from the beach in Yantai, a coastal city in East China's Shandong province. Almost every weekend, the Frenchman heads for the waves to sail under blue skies.

Green revolution

2011-01-28 11:01:29

The wind energy sector is powering ahead in China

Power network set to increase

2011-01-29 09:30:50

China plans to invest in further development of long-distance, high-capacity power transmission technology, aiming to bring more power from its remote western and northern regions to the energy-hungry East and South coasts.

Natural gas demand to soar

2011-01-29 09:06:47

China's natural gas demand will rise 20 percent in 2011 to 130 billion cubic meters (cu m) and production will increase 16 percent to 110 billion cu m, according to a statement from the National Energy Administration (NEA) on Jan 28.

Elion Resources to turn sandy land green

2011-01-25 17:32:01

Elion Resources has signed an agreement to partner with Tongliao of the Inner Mongolia autonomous region in developing an ecological economy in the Kerqin region. The signing ceremony was held on Tuesday in Beijing.

Datang poised for solar

2011-01-25 16:26:53

China Datang Corp is poised to win China's first solar photo-thermal power plant project because the company offered a lower-than-expected price in its bid for the project, China Business News reported on Tuesday, citing an unnamed source.

Powering up new energy partnership

2011-01-25 15:07:26

The development of the new energy industry has moved high up the agenda of many countries in the face of the common threats of global climate change and energy insecurity.