21.Prospective environment chief makes debut
The official who is widely expected to become the country's new environmental minister highlighted China's continuous efforts in combating pollution in the air, water and soil at an international summit on Monday, World Environment Day.
Li Ganjie, 53, made his debut at the opening of the In...
22.Automotive vehicles major source for air pollution: report...
BEIJING, June 3 (Xinhua) -- Automotive vehicles have emerged as a major source of China's air pollution, according to a report released by the Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) on Saturday.
China had 295 million automotive vehicles on its roads as of the end of last year, emitting ...
23.Straw recycling expo aims to cut rural air pollution
HEFEI - East China's Anhui Province held its first straw recycling expo Monday, with the aim of boosting the industry to help reduce air pollution caused by straw burning in rural areas.
The two-day expo was held in Hefei, the provincial capital. It covered a total floor space of 23,000 squ...
24.Zhai Qing attends the third training seminar on strict air pollution inspection ...
On May 31, MEP held the third training seminar in Beijing targeting the air pollution inspectors about to tour around the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region and surrounding areas. On behalf of the Leading Party Members’ Group, Vice Minister Zhai Qing spoke at the opening session.
Zhai proposed s...
25.Xi stresses green development
BEIJING, May 27 (Xinhua) -- Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has called for more efforts to push green development and green lifestyles as the country seeks to better balance economic growth and environmental protection.
At a study sessi...
26.Implementation center tackles mercury pollution nationwide
Emissions are on a downward trend, but measuring accurately remains an ongoing challenge
The Foreign Economic Cooperation Office has recently made a series of achievements in researching mercury emissions from coal-fired power plants and polyvinyl chloride production enterprises across Chin...
27.China finds widespread violations of environment rules
The latest round of air pollution inspections in China have uncovered many violations of environmental rules among companies.
Some 23 inspection teams examined 319 businesses on Sunday and discovered that 251 companies, or 79 percent of the total, violated environmental standards in the Bei...
28.Liu Hua goes on an inspection tour to Hunan EPD
By intern Huang Changhua, and Chen Yingzhao
CHANGSHA (CENEWS)-On May 23, MEP Vice Minister and NNSA Administrator Liu Hua headed a delegation to Hunan Provincial Environmental Protection Department for inspection on local environmental protection effort. He noted that it is imperative to se...
29.Trans-regional environmental watchdog pressed to tackle pollution in and around ...
BEIJING, May 25 (Xinhua) -- China is considering a pilot trans-regional environmental protection agency that realizes the same planning, standards, assessment, monitoring and law enforcement in Beijing and neighboring Tianjin Municipality and Hebei Province.
At a Tuesday meeting of the Cent...
30.Henan to get major gas facility
Sinopec storage center to help ease shortage of fuel during peak demand
China's largest natural gas storage and logistics center is expected to start operation in Henan province by the end of 2018, as the country pushes on with a drive to ease the gas shortage during peak times, according t...