41.Inspectors expose pollution problems in North China
BEIJING, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- China's environmental inspectors have found that more than half of the nearly 40,000 enterprises checked have violated environmental rules.
The findings came after four months of inspections across 28 cities in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region and other nearby areas, ...
42.Tianjin aims to reduce winter air pollution by quarter
TIANJIN, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- The north China city of Tianjin is aiming to lower a major air pollution indicator by a quarter this coming winter, the municipal government said Wednesday.
The city plans to reduce the density of PM2.5 -- a measurement of fine particles in the air often used to ...
43.Electric vehicles solution to HK's air pollution problem...
Peter Liang urges the government to follow some foreign countries' example and gives a cut-off date on fossil fuels
While Hong Kong drags its feet in combating worsening air pollution, the Chinese mainland and other major economies such as France, the United Kingdom and India have set ambit...
44.Li Ganjie chairs an enlarged study session of the central team of the Leading Pa...
Li Ganjie stresses that the life of law lies in enforcement, so the environmental protection departments at all levels, in order to shoulder the responsibilities for exercising unified supervision and administration over the environmental protection effort, should earnestly learn, impleme...
45.China tightens pollution control with discharge permits
China released a list of industries that need to obtain licenses before discharging pollutants Thursday.
The list specified the deadlines for stationary sources of pollution in 82 industries to get licenses and named sectors to be focal points of management in a statement by the Ministry of...
46.New rules fit with Xi's ecology push
By An Baijie
Provinces trying to build ecological civilization envisioned by president
For village official Zhou Shuangzheng, failing to keep the rivers clean in his community in Zhejiang province means he will be held accountable under a new regulation issued by the province's legislat...
47.German minister demands more measures to lower diesel car emissions
BERLIN, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- The debate on lowering nitrogen oxide emissions from diesel cars in Germany intensified Thursday after Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks publicly questioned the effectiveness of software updates.
Government officials and representatives of Germany's auto indu...
48.China makes strides in ecological progress in past five years
BEIJING - "Clean water and lush mountains are priceless assets." This philosophy for green development proposed by Chinese President Xi Jinping is changing the country.
Tourists who visit Houwu village near scenic Mogan Mountain in East China's Zhejiang province often meet a foreign woman r...
49.Calls for residential coal consumption cap
The amount of coal used by residential buildings in China should be capped at 230 million metric tons by 2020, according to a report released by Beijing Jiaotong University.
"Green buildings and renewable energy are the right answers to improve housing energy efficiency in cities and rural ...
50.The sixth Central Inspection Team sends feedback to Hunan
The sixth Central Inspection Team launched environmental inspection on Hunan from Apr. 24 to May 24 to implement the major decisions and deployments of the CPC Central Committee and the State Council on the inspection. The team gave feedback to the provincial Party committee and provincial gove...