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How US Companies Benefit From China’s Coal Addiction
November 21, 2013
How US Companies Benefit From China’s Coal Addiction
China’s reliance on coal has serious environmental consequences, but is keeping U.S. companies in business.
How US Companies Benefit From China’s Coal Addiction
Oil Shock and Revolution Reshape Indonesia’s Fortunes
November 11, 2013
Oil Shock and Revolution Reshape Indonesia’s Fortunes
Forty years after the oil shock Indonesia and the world are on the verge of another energy game changer.
Oil Shock and Revolution Reshape Indonesia’s Fortunes
Cambodian Flood Victims Drowning in Debt
October 22, 2013
Cambodian Flood Victims Drowning in Debt
Devastating recent floods have exacerbated the microfinance debt crisis among Cambodia’s poorest people.
Cambodian Flood Victims Drowning in Debt
China Not Waiting for US to Lead on Climate
July 29, 2013
China Not Waiting for US to Lead on Climate
In a number of recently announced initiatives, China is leaving the US behind.
China Not Waiting for US to Lead on Climate
South Pacific “Comes Together” Over Climate Change
July 02, 2013
South Pacific “Comes Together” Over Climate Change
At odds elsewhere, the South Pacific has built a robust set of regional organizations to tackle climate change.
South Pacific “Comes Together” Over Climate Change
In China, All Climate Politics Are Local
June 12, 2013
In China, All Climate Politics Are Local
The central government in Beijing appears serious about reducing pollution and greenhouse gases. Will local leaders listen?
In China, All Climate Politics Are Local
Another Cold Summer for Hollywood in China?
June 05, 2013
Another Cold Summer for Hollywood in China?
Plus who will be the winners and losers from China’s economic transition. Our Wednesday China links.
Another Cold Summer for Hollywood in China?
A Clear and Present Danger
March 30, 2013
A Clear and Present Danger
Climate change is the ultimate national security challenge. The UN Security Council must take up this important issue.
A Clear and Present Danger
Climate Change Comes to the Philippines
December 31, 2012
Climate Change Comes to the Philippines
With recent typhoons battering the area and Manila being named the second most vulnerable city to climate change, risk reduction is the key.
Climate Change Comes to the Philippines
North America's Energy Boom Meets Climate Change
December 14, 2012
North America's Energy Boom Meets Climate Change
Will climate change and climate change policies be affected?
North America's Energy Boom Meets Climate Change
The Ultimate 'Grand Bargain': A U.S. - China Climate Deal
November 15, 2012
The Ultimate 'Grand Bargain': A U.S. - China Climate Deal
How soon to be completed leadership transitions in both nations and a greater awareness of environmental issues could spark an accord.
The Ultimate 'Grand Bargain': A U.S. - China Climate Deal
Thanks Climate Change: Sea-Level Rise Could End South China Sea Spat
November 08, 2012
Thanks Climate Change: Sea-Level Rise Could End South China Sea Spat
Overlapping claims to islands and reefs in the South China Sea have increased tensions. They may all soon be rendered obsolete.
Thanks Climate Change: Sea-Level Rise Could End South China Sea Spat
The New Great Game: The Arctic Ocean
November 07, 2012
The New Great Game: The Arctic Ocean
The warming of the Arctic could change several nations’ geostrategic calculations.
The New Great Game: The Arctic Ocean
Hurricane Sandy: The Great Reformer?
November 02, 2012
Hurricane Sandy: The Great Reformer?
In 2008 Cyclone Nargis hit Burma, causing massive devastation but spurring reform. Can Sandy push America to tackle climate change?
Hurricane Sandy: The Great Reformer?
China, U.S. Butt Heads Over Green Energy
September 22, 2012
China, U.S. Butt Heads Over Green Energy
China’s alternative energy industry is increasingly at the forefront of recent Sino-American trade disputes.
China, U.S. Butt Heads Over Green Energy
Can Thailand Avoid Becoming a Modern-Day Atlantis?
September 09, 2012
Can Thailand Avoid Becoming a Modern-Day Atlantis?
Last year, Thailand suffered historic floods. Forecasts suggest parts of the capital could be underwater by 2030. Is the country prepared?
Can Thailand Avoid Becoming a Modern-Day Atlantis?
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