Given that “China watchers” and “climate watchers” rarely cross paths, I’d like to remind the latter to at least stay informed on the current situation…

March 2022

Plus: New energy and emission statistics, and China’s changing approach to coal plants at home and abroad.
State planner’s 2022 outlook prioritizes energy security, announces energy regulation reform, lowers enthusiasm for nuclear power, and hints at changes…
“Shifting political signs” on coal point to an uncertain future; plus: fresh statistics on China energy and climate

February 2022

An unprecedented framing of agriculture and rural development in the context of climate change, a “prominent challenge”
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