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US, China close in on accord on key climate issue

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 3, 2010

The United States and China appeared close to agreement Wednesday on a key issue that has troubled climate change negotiations, boosting prospects that talks on global warming will score their first success in years.

Analysts said the tone over measuring emissions had...

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Need for focus on building sustainable future of Nations in an inter-locked global economic environment : Study

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 4, 2010

Technological Innovation and Climate Change to boast Sustainable Development and Employment in turbulent times of Global Financial Crisis", at 12th West Lake International Conference on Small & Medium Business (WLICSMB 2010), Hangzhou, CHINA, Prof. Aman Agarwal, Vice-...

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China vows efforts with UN for fruitful climate summit

By : Preeti Aggarwal, Nov 3, 2010

China's top legislator Wu Bangguo said Tuesday that China will join efforts with the United Nations and countries around the world to push for a fruitful year-end climate change summit in Cancun, Mexico.

Wu, chairman of the Standing Committee of China's National People...

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No emission cuts at the cost of growth: Jairam Ramesh

By : Preeti Aggarwal, Nov 2, 2010

India and China may have different greenhouse gas emission levels but what brings the two Asian giants together is the fact that both are opposed to any global pact that would put a brake on their economic growth, environment minister Jairam Ramesh said today.

"China's...

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India, China are two major re-foresters: Jairam Ramesh

By : Preeti Aggarwal, Nov 2, 2010

Union environment and forests minister Jairam Ramesh Monday said China's green house gas emissions are four times that of India, but both countries are united in being the two "major re-foresters" in the world.

"China's emissions are about four times that of India's...

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To counter West, China and India reach out to small island-States

By : Preeti Aggarwal, Oct 12, 2010

The BASIC group of large developing nations – India, China, Brazil and South Africa – on Monday intensified their efforts to win the crucial support of small island States on the climate change debate ahead of the year-end U.N. summit at Cancun in Mexico.

Their...

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U.S. official says China ignoring climate deal

By : Preeti Aggarwal, Oct 9, 2010

The top U.S. climate envoy accused China on Friday of trying to undermine the commitments it made to cut greenhouse gas emissions in the latest round of international climate change talks. 

Todd Stern said China, which has overtaken the United States as the largest...

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Decrease in Global Carbon Dioxide Emissions; CO2 from China, India on the Rise

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 2, 2010

The results are based on the first peer-reviewed paper to estimate emissions in 2009.

"The decrease in emissions follow the decrease in the global economy. This is not unexpected," said Gunnar Myhre, senior research fellow at CICERO and one of the scientists behind the...

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Carbon Capture Still Pricey for China

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 26, 2010

Many environmentalists suggest that China will be the country that makes carbon capture and sequestration viable — but Chinese officials remain unconvinced.

Some Chinese leaders are skeptical of carbon sequestration efforts.
With its vast manufacturing base and...

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Subject Tags: China

Carbon Capture Still Pricey for China

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 26, 2010

Many environmentalists suggest that China will be the country that makes carbon capture and sequestration viable — but Chinese officials remain unconvinced.

Some Chinese leaders are skeptical of carbon sequestration efforts.
With its vast manufacturing base and...

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Subject Tags: China