November 29, 2012
China's Nuclear Energy Play
A government official claims China will have 41 nuclear power units operating by 2015, with an additional 20 plants being built.
November 14, 2012
'Blowing in the Wind?': China's Energy Future
Despite persistent challenges, a new Greenpeace report finds wind power might have a bright future in China.
November 01, 2012
The New "Battery of Asia?"
Laos intends to build more than 70 dams along tributaries of the Mekong River. While there are rich profits to be made, is the cost too high?
October 25, 2012
China's 'Image' Problem in Africa
Beijing’s policy of “non intervention” was championed by African leaders looking for economic growth without political preconditions. As Africa’s politics change, is the policy obsolete?
October 04, 2012
The 'Tragedy' of China's Energy Policy
Why Beijing’s energy strategy entrenches the narrative of China as a “irresponsible stakeholder.”
September 14, 2012
Japan Goes Green?
Tokyo’s new plan to focus on alternative energy will have global political and economic consequences.
July 28, 2011
Japan Courts South America
With growing concerns over its energy security, Japan is increasingly looking at MERCOSUR as an alternative to nuclear power and the Middle East.