March 20, 2021
Even Climate Change Is a Fraught Area for US-China Cooperation
By Deborah Lehr
Climate change is deeply intertwined with the technology competition that now bedevils U.S.-China relations.
September 25, 2020
China Announces Aggressive Climate Targets at United Nations
By Steven Stashwick
Xi Jinping pledges China will be carbon neutral by 2060 in a bid to soften China's global image.
April 29, 2019
Time for China to Stop Bankrolling Coal
By Aiqun Yu and Christine Shearer
China is out of step with the world on coal, at home and abroad.
December 14, 2017
Why China Should Take the Lead on Climate Change
By Zhang Chao
China's leaders are reluctant to commit to a leadership role. Here's why they should dive in.
November 19, 2016
BRICS Face $51 Billion Annual Shortfall for Clean Energy
By Lydia McMullen-Laird
BRICS countries need to increase investment in low-carbon energy to meet climate targets, according to a recent report.
May 25, 2016
Is China a Global Force for Good?
By Brian R. Moore
A broader look at the impact of China's rise on the world.
April 29, 2016
China's Quest for Clean Tech
By Young China Watchers
Mark L. Clifford on China, renewable energy, and economic growth.
April 07, 2016
China Puts an Emergency Stop on Coal Power Construction
By Feng Hao
China’s energy sector is lumbering under the weight of a coal power glut, prompting the central government to step in.
December 30, 2015
China's Nuclear Power Debate
By Zhang Chun
Is nuclear power the answer to China's clean energy quest?
November 20, 2015
Before Paris Talks, China Outlines Its Plan for Tackling Climate Change
By Shannon Tiezzi
China will fulfill its environmental pledges "under any circumstances," says Beijing's climate change representative.
August 13, 2015
China: The Green Leap Forward
By Cecily Huang and Daniel Graham
Why the world’s biggest coal consumer is winning the race to develop clean energy.
April 14, 2015
Can the US and China Save the World?
By Shannon Tiezzi
Beijing and Washington are seeking increased clean energy cooperation in a bid to fight climate change.