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China is witnessing an exponential growth in carbon reduction effort and interest in ESG and sustainable investments. Caixin will bring you a timely update with insights on what is happening in the world’s second-largest economy on climate change, impact investing, green finance and more.

Key Questions Facing China’s Carbon Ambitions

Meeting the nation’s 2030/2060 goals for reducing carbon emissions will require a solid foundation of data, measurement and analysis so that there is a clear, quantifiable target, former central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan says.

05 13, 2022 18:27 PM

China Green Bulletin: Carbon Market Expansion Delayed

Policymakers create first five-year plan for bioeconomy, China calls for more green education

05 10, 2022 19:44 PM

China’s Climate-Focused Funds Surpass U.S. With $47 Billion in Assets

Record inflows and outperformance by the domestic clean energy sector lead to 149% surge in assets in 2021

04 29, 2022 20:56 PM

China Green Bulletin: Xi Calls for More Green Infrastructure

Country could form transition finance framework in 2022, State Council eyes NEVs as driver of consumption recovery

04 26, 2022 21:09 PM

Tech Insider: New CFO for Bytedance, American Car Chipmaker to Reopen in Shanghai

Paid robotaxi service licensed in Guangzhou, Honor now China’s No. 2 smartphone seller

04 25, 2022 20:10 PM

China’s Steel Industry Is In for Slower Growth, Ministry Official Says

Industry ministry’s Chen Kelong suggests the government should help maintain reasonable steel prices to ensure that manufacturers stay profitable

04 19, 2022 19:56 PM

Five Things to Know About China’s Mega East-West Data Center Plan

The immense project, which the central government sees as critical infrastructure for the future, aims to draw energy-rich western provinces into the digital fold

04 15, 2022 18:04 PM

China Green Bulletin: China to Build a Unified National Energy Market

Beijing adopts new policy to subsidize fuel cell vehicles, and PBOC calls for boost to the development of transition finance

04 08, 2022 17:11 PM

China Green Bulletin: Government Unveils Five-Year Plan for Energy Innovation

Beijing to ditch coal, national plan to accelerate pumped storage projects

04 08, 2022 04:37 AM

Asia’s China-Led $350 Billion Gas Buildout Stirs Energy Debate

Region scrambles to match Europe and U.S. in replacing high-carbon coal, but critics point out gas isn’t zero-carbon either

04 01, 2022 18:09 PM

China Green Bulletin: Beijing Sets 2022 Energy Production Targets

State Council hands out tasks for green and low-carbon development, and central government may make a one-off payment to cover overdue renewable subsidies

03 29, 2022 04:15 AM

China’s Green Bonds Are Cheaper Than Almost Everywhere Else

In one of the biggest such bond markets, there’s no ‘greenium’ as in other countries, though that may soon change

03 25, 2022 20:25 PM

Energy Security Vies With Green Goals in China’s New Five-Year Plan

The latest roadmap for the energy sector offers big boosts of support for hydrogen and nuclear, and forgoes any cap on coal

03 25, 2022 18:17 PM

China Green Bulletin: China Lays Out Its Hydrogen Roadmap

The NDRC and the NEA issue the latest five-year plan for the nation’s energy sector, and the central government asks power generators to sign long-term coal contracts

03 24, 2022 20:23 PM

Carbon Futures ETF Debuts in Hong Kong

The exchange-traded fund tracks the ICE EUA Carbon Futures Index, which measures the performance of a basket of European Union Allowance futures contracts

03 22, 2022 20:29 PM

Tech Insider: GAC Aion Sells Stake, Benz Opens Shanghai R&D Center

Nio Capital raises $400 million for its new tech fund, Microsoft’s search engine Bing suspends feature

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