April 09, 2021
The Hidden Motive of China’s Zero Emissions Pledge: Energy Security
By Chan Kung and He Jun
China’s embrace of electric vehicles and the hydrogen economy is also about reducing its reliance on foreign energy sources.
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.
September 18, 2020
The China Climate Challenge
By Scott Moore
What are the prospects for renewed U.S.-China cooperation on climate issues?
March 04, 2020
China’s Policy Banks Need to Hedge Against Climate Risks
By Divya Narain
China’s policy banks must re-evaluate the bankability of their fossil fuel projects, not just for their own survival but also that of the planet.
January 02, 2020
China’s Climate Diplomacy 2.0
By Marina Kaneti
Why did China move from laggard to leader on climate change?
December 01, 2019
Can China Lead the Fight on Climate Change?
By Iza Ding
Like Han Solo, China has been thrust into leading a fight it was not ready for. Can it succeed?
November 28, 2018
Will China Save the Planet?
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Barbara Finamore.
October 27, 2018
Does China Still Want to Be a Global Environmental Leader?
By Li Shuo
Amid tensions with the United States, there are dark clouds ahead of China’s climate agenda.
May 11, 2018
How China Could Become a Global Leader in Sustainable Infrastructure
By Alison Hoare
Through the Belt and Road Initiative, China could help make a vital contribution toward addressing climate change.
January 18, 2018
The Climate Change Promise of China’s Belt and Road Initiative
By Zhang Chao
China cannot afford to back a Belt and Road that damages the environment.
October 30, 2017
Climate Change: The New Asian Drama
By Neil Bhatiya
The global fight against climate change will be won or lost in Asia.