China Now the Leading Global Market for Solar Panels


It’s already the world’s leader in making solar panels, so perhaps it shouldn’t come as a shock that China is now also the globe’s biggest market for the energy saving Read More The post China Now the Leading Global Market for Solar Panels appeared first on Ecorazzi.

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Why China Wants Methanol from the Northwest

Sightline Daily

” The proposed Northwest facilities would load their finished methanol product onto Panamax -sized ships bound for Dalian , China. China’s recent limitations on coal production and consumption further incentivize Chinese industrial interests to import US methanol.)

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English Heritage gifts Made in China

Green (Living) Review

The picture shows the bottom of a piece of English Heritage pottery on sale in the organization''s gift shops and it is not made in England at all but in China as is quite obvious from the “stamp”. English Heritage fraud green living Made in China

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No Dream Too Big for China’s Mother River

Conservancy Talk

A thousand miles later, when meeting the East China Sea at Shanghai, the average flow has quadrupled.). Engineers and builders in China labor with intense purpose. Indeed, no dream is too big for China’s mother river. Michael A.

China Removes Animal Testing Requirement for Cosmetics


Big news from China! Read More The post China Removes Animal Testing Requirement for Cosmetics appeared first on Ecorazzi. The country has effectively removed its requirement for cosmetics to be tested on animals in order to be approved for sale. Animals Beauty Causes Featured News

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Wind power continues to beat nuclear energy in China

Green Blog

China has been the world’s largest consumer of energy since 2009 when the country surpassed the US. The majority of the energy which is produced and consumed in China comes from dirty fossil fuels. Not even in China. Last year, China’s nuclear capacity reached 20,000 megawatts.

China goes Internet of Things for the farm by buying Israel’s AutoAgronome

Green Prophet

China’s economy is growing exponentially. To keep ahead of the food curve, China’s Yuanda Group just bought the Israeli company AutoAgronome for $20 million. We offer technology and Yuanda focuses on marketing,” says Nissim Daniely, general manager of AA told China Daily. Every year, the area of drip irrigation system farming in China increases about 20 percent, which is more than all in Israel and Europe together.

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Top Chinese adviser: China to limit carbon emissions from 2016

Green Blog

Reuters report that He Jiankun, chairman of China''s Advisory Committee on Climate Change, told a conference in Beijing earlier today that China will introduce an absolute cap on carbon emissions from 2016. In 2006, China dethroned the U.S.

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China’s Business Leaders Are Stepping Up to Address Global Conservation Challenges

Conservancy Talk

China’s economic growth over the last few decades has been extraordinary. China’s economic success is a very positive development in many respects of course. Fortunately, China is now benefiting from new and important philanthropic initiatives.

Activists Save 1,000 Cats on Their Way to Slaughter In China


Animal rights activists saved over 1,000 starving cats on their way to slaughterhouses in southern China earlier this week. The cats were in a truck on route to he southern Guangdong Read More The post Activists Save 1,000 Cats on Their Way to Slaughter In China appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News

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How to Negotiate a Salary in China.

Elephant Journal

The first time I moved to China I couldn't hold chopsticks, let alone understand the complexity of a place where ancient history, religion, and traditional values battle it out with pop culture, materialism, and technological worship. Enlightened Society Right Livelihood career China culture etiquette money salary work

‘The Cove’ Director Exposes China’s Illegal Shark Industry


The Oceanic Preservation Society, the organization behind “The Cove,” is producing another film, this time capturing the illegal shark industry in China. Read More The post ‘The Cove’ Director Exposes China’s Illegal Shark Industry appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes Featured News Science louie psihoyos

Israel Shines at First Solar Decathlon in China

Green Prophet

It was the first time that a team from Israel participated in a Solar Decathlon intercollegiate architecture competition but the group, which represented several higher education institutes, recently took fourth place overall in China.

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Blowback: China’s Cross-Pacific Pollution

Sightline Daily

Factory Smokestack, China by Adam Cohn, flickr used under CC CREATIVECOMMONS.ORG licenses In the last 20 years, we’ve learned more and more about air pollution from Asia that blows across the Pacific Ocean and falls out of the atmosphere here in the Northwest.

China’s ‘Silent Spring’ has many more political hurdles to jump

Green Blog

Under the Dome , the self-funded documentary by former television news anchor Chai Jing about China’s battles with smog, has been an internet phenomenon. Yet today’s world is also more globalised than in 1962, a fact that could have two opposite effects on China’s environmental movement.

Stray Pups Cooked Alive in China

Green Prophet

The most cruelty to animals, to man’s best friend, was picked up by Treehugger environmental news website, where stray puppies are being cooked alive and eaten by people in eastern China. But look at China. Lifestyle & Culture animal rights animals ChinaHot dog!

China to Quadruple 2015 Solar Energy Target


China, which is already the world's biggest supplier of solar power panels, has quadrupled its domestic installation goal for sun- derived energy projects to 21 gigawatts by 2015 to help absorb excess supply of panels and support prices.

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Dimona Silica To Ship The Negev Desert To China

Green Prophet

Within the next four months, Dimona Silica plans to tear up Nahal Zin Wadi in order to supply China with high-quality asphalt. When all of the Nahal Zin Wadi has been shipped to China? :: Globes.

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China helped wind power climb to new record levels in 2011

Green Blog

China led all countries in annual wind power gains for the third straight year, installing a jaw-dropping 18,000 megawatts for a total wind capacity of 63,000 megawatts. China’s ambitious Wind Base program will help ensure a widening lead for some years to come.

Israel’s Blue I to Detect Floating Dead Pigs in China’s Water

Green Prophet

China, the world’s most populated in now in serious “water” trouble. China stands to lose the most if its fresh water supplies are not improved.

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Ricky Gervais: China Profits Not Worth Cruel Cosmetics


Ricky Gervais is angry that cosmetics giants, including Avon, plan to resume animal testing in order to sell in China. Read More The post Ricky Gervais: China Profits Not Worth Cruel Cosmetics appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Beauty Causes News Top News ricky gervais

China Stops Construction On Nuclear Plants To Reevaluate Plans

Eco Friendly Daily

China, which currently is not a major user of nuclear energy, has decided to suspend the building of nuclear plants they currently have under construction. Only approximately two percent of the electricity needs in China are currently being met through nuclear energy.

China Slashes Coal Use and Greenhouse Gas Emissions for the Second Year in a Row

Mother Jones

China is continuing to drag itself off coal—the dirty energy source that has made it the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitter. Figures published Sunday night by China's National Bureau of Statistics showed coal consumption dropping 3.7

Moshe Safdie Goes To China

Green Prophet

The most recent commission – a pixelated residential complex – will be built in Qinhuangdao, China and will include a host of friendly green design components.

Great News for Elephants after Major Announcement from China.

Elephant Journal

Animal Rights Conscious Consumerism Enlightened Society Right Livelihood #jointheherd African elephant deaths China announces ban on ivory trade elephant conservationists global market for ivory ivory trade ivory trading poaching of elephants Wild Aid WWF China Year of the ElephantIt’s a game changer and could be the pivotal turning point that brings elephants back from the brink of extinction.

How Nature Can Improve China’s Water Quality

Conservancy Talk

Air quality is often top of mind in conversations about China’s pollution challenges. But as I met with the Nature Conservancy’s (TNC) volunteer leaders recently in China, water pollution was another big topic of discussion.

Israel's IDE Technologies Head to China for “Greener” Desalination.

Green Prophet

Now IDE is expanding its foreign operations even more by signing a deal with China’s large Tianjin SDIC electricity company to build four additional Multi-Effect Distillation (MED) desalination units, each with a production capacity of 25,000 cubic meters of distilled water per day.

Prince William Urges China To Fight Against Illegal Poaching


Prince William finished his visit to China by condemning illegal wildlife trafficking and calling on the country to be a world leader in the fight against it. The Duke of Read More The post Prince William Urges China To Fight Against Illegal Poaching appeared first on Ecorazzi.

WATCH: Yao Ming Pledges to Save African Elephants By Ending China’s Ivory Trade


Former basketball player Yao Ming has set his sights on a bigger goal than winning an NBA championship: ending China’s ivory trade to stave off the extinction of Africa’s endangered Read More The post WATCH: Yao Ming Pledges to Save African Elephants By Ending China’s Ivory Trade appeared first on Ecorazzi.

China Using Farm Animals to Predict Earthquakes


According to local media reports, the farms report the animals’ behavior twice a day Read More The post China Using Farm Animals to Predict Earthquakes appeared first on Ecorazzi. The Chinese city of Nanjing has transformed seven farms into earthquake research centers for the government. Animals Causes News Science Top News

Pray for China: Rescuers Struggle to Reach Survivors in One of China’s Deadliest Earthquakes.

Elephant Journal

Homepages (Gold Tabs)* Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Civil Rights, Social Good) WAYLON: Today Only Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today China death earthquake healing prayers sichuan magnitude earthquake shattered the tranquility of a quiet provincial town in Lushan county, near the city of Ya’an in the southwestern province of Sichuan.

China to Help Saudis With Novel Nuke Power

Green Prophet

In the wake of a 6-day trip by China’s Premier Win Jiabao to Saudi Arabia , China and Saudi Arabia have forged an alliance on developing nuclear power. When China plans a move into a low-carbon form of energy it does not hesitate.

China’s Commitment to Cleaner Air

Sierra Club Compass

Just how serious is China about reducing its consumption of coal? China’s environmental minister recently announced that the government is quite serious about tackling its massive environmental problems by committing 1.7 million premature deaths in China.

Watch: Liger Cubs Born in China


On May 13th at a wildlife reserve in eastern China, an African lion and a Manchurian tiger gave birth to a litter of liger cubs. What’s a Liger? Well, in the words of Napoleon Dynamite, “It’s like a lion and a tiger mixed… bred for its skills in magic.&#.

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298-Million-Year-Old Fossilized Forest Unearthed in China


Thanks to the discovery of a fossilized forest found in northern China, we essentially have a frozen view of a habitat to study and learn from at our disposal. Read More. Entertainment News Pop Culture Top News

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Why China Could Prove to be the Better Place for EVs

Green Prophet

Could China’s totalitarian government advance disruptive technology better? This week Shai Agassi’s Better Place is realizing a long held dream of moving to a better place to realize electric vehicle battery swapping in lieu of fast charging for the electric car: Guangzhou, China.

Wind surpasses nuclear in China, and the potential for more is huge

Green Blog

Wind has overtaken nuclear as an electricity source in China. Before the March 2011 nuclear disaster in Japan, China had 10,200 megawatts of installed nuclear capacity. The outlook for wind in China is much more promising. China’s overall wind energy resource is staggering.

China Plans to Tap 600 MW of Wind Power in Turkey

Green Prophet

Now China’s wind giant Sinovel has signed an agreement to supply turbines to build 600 MW of wind projects in Turkey, in what could be the company’s largest overseas deal to date. Business & Politics Energy 600 MW China Sinovel wind power

Report: Ivory Price Plummets in China


and China pledged to end the ivory trade, a new report says the price of ivory has dropped in China. Kenya-based Save the Read More The post Report: Ivory Price Plummets in China appeared first on Ecorazzi. Less than three months after the U.S.

Qoros Electric Vehicle: China and Israel Partner with USA

Green Prophet

a 50:50 joint venture between Israel Corp and China’s Chery Automobile Co. This is more the case in Europe than it is in China, where coal is still the dominant fuel source despite a burst of renewable energy plants throughout the nation.).