Alibaba joins efforts to protect water resources in China

April 9, 2017

HANGZHOU, April 9 (Xinhua ) — Alibaba, a dominant player in China’s e-commerce, has teamed up with several non-governmental environmental protection organizations (more…)

China launches new year-long inspection into air pollution in north

http://www.reuters.com

David Stanway April 6, 2017

China’s environment ministry said it will send 5,600 inspectors on a year-long investigation into the sources of air pollution in major northern (more…)

New plant species discovered in Tibet

China Daily
March 23, 2017

Chinese scientists have found a new plant species belonging to the genus Sorbus in Zayu county, Southwest China’s Tibet autonomous region, and their findings have been published (more…)

China to Create National Park 60% Bigger Than Yellowstone to Protect Siberian Tiger and Amur Leopard

March 16, 2017
China is reportedly planning to create a vast national park to protect endangered Siberian Tigers and Amur leopards.

The park is set to be (more…)

CHINA PREMIER PLEDGES: ‘WE WILL MAKE OUR SKIES BLUE AGAIN’

LOUISE WATT
March 5, 2017

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese Premier Li Keqiang pledged Sunday to make the country’s smoggy skies blue again and “work faster” to address pollution (more…)

China plans national park for Siberian tiger, Amur leopard

Xinhua
March 3, 2017

China plans to build a national park 60 percent larger than Yellowstone National Park as a sanctuary for highly-endangered Siberian tigers and Amur leopards.

The (more…)

China builds first ‘bird airport’ to attract feathered friends

  • DW.com
  • Hannah Fuchs
  • March 3, 2017

An airport for migratory birds is being created close to one of China’s most populous cities. It’s not as weird as it sounds.

Report: China and India Have World’s Deadliest Air Pollution

The Diplomat
K.S. Venkatachalam
March 3, 2017

Three Gorges Dam hits one trillion kilowatts of electricity

March 2, 2017

The Three Gorges Dam in Yichang, Hubei Province generated its one trillionth kilowatt-hour (kWh) on Wednesday after 14 years (more…)

YOU CAN’T SEE THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA FROM SPACE, BUT YOU CAN SEE THEIR GIANT SOLAR FARM

February 28, 2017

While the Great Wall of China is not readily visible from space (we debunked that popular myth here) there are several (more…)