Beijing plans to close numerous small-scale enterprises to clean up its water supply. BEIJING—China plans to close numerous small-scale enterprises in nearly a dozen industries, including dyeing plants,
Beijing orders steelmakers to switch off as it pushes for clear skies at its World War II parade next month SYDNEY—A parade planned in China to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II is latest
BEIJING (Reuters) - China faces a “formidable task” to clean up its rivers and lakes and needs a fundamental change in attitudes to prioritize the environment over economic development at all cost, vice
NASA captures a 750-mile trail of haze on camera. Just in case you'd gotten used to those now-ubiquitous photos of smog-choked Chinese cities, NASA has managed to up the ante with the image up above: that's
Beijing just announced that it will close the last of its four major coal-fired power plants in 2016, avoiding an estimated 30 million tons of carbon. This welcome step, carried out as part of China's
In a series of announcements over the weekend and on Monday, the Chinese government took several important steps to control emissions from shipping activities, which until now have been virtually unregulated.
But one key aspect of Asimov's tale may soon become a reality—the space solar power station, which supplies energy to the planet and becomes a key driver in the story when a solar storm seems to threaten
Twenty-six-year-old refugee Nader fled his home in Homs, Syria, more than four years ago. He’s traveled through Egypt and Jordan and finally he landed in Turkey, where he is seeking asylum. Nader fled