#China

  • Article: China, the World’s Biggest Auto Market, Wants to Ban Gasoline Powered Cars
    Environment

    China, the World’s Biggest Auto Market, Wants to Ban Gasoline Powered Cars

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 11, 2017

    The shift to fully electric vehicles is part of China’s broader sustainability mission. Read more

  • Article: Solar Energy Capacity Could Outpace Nuclear by the End of Year
    Environment

    Solar Energy Capacity Could Outpace Nuclear by the End of Year

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 5, 2017

    Solar is still marginal in terms of how much it actually powers. Read more

  • Article: Ecuador Jails Chinese Fishermen Caught With 6,600 Sharks
    Environment

    Ecuador Jails Chinese Fishermen Caught With 6,600 Sharks

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 29, 2017

    It’s a victory, but it’s also an outlier. Read more

  • Article: The World’s Biggest Floating Solar Farm Is Now Live. And It’s on Top of a Former Coal Mine
    Environment

    The World’s Biggest Floating Solar Farm Is Now Live. And It’s on Top of a Former Coal Mine

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 18, 2017

    It’s more than six times as powerful as the next biggest floating solar farm. Read more

  • Article: A Chinese Fishing Boat Filled With Endangered Sharks Was Just Nabbed Near Ecuador
    Environment

    A Chinese Fishing Boat Filled With Endangered Sharks Was Just Nabbed Near Ecuador

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 17, 2017

    Shark populations have declined by 98% over the past 15 years. Read more

  • Article: Cambodian Women Are Being Lured to China and Sold as 'Brides'
    Girls & Women

    Cambodian Women Are Being Lured to China and Sold as 'Brides'

    Aug. 8, 2017|News Deeply and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Lured to China with the promise of well-paid jobs, Cambodian women are instead trafficked. Read more

  • Article: 9 Innovations That Show Clean Energy Can Look Good and Save the Environment, Too
    Finance & Innovation

    9 Innovations That Show Clean Energy Can Look Good and Save the Environment, Too

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 1, 2017

    This one goes out to the person who compared wind turbines to “a stalk of asparagus.” Read more

  • Article: This Panda Bear Is Actually a Solar Farm and It's Saving China
    Environment

    This Panda Bear Is Actually a Solar Farm and It's Saving China

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 1, 2017

    The adorable creature is the new face of the solar energy initiative. Read more