hydro power

China Now World Leader in Wind and Hydro

With 42.3 GW of wind power installed, China has now become the new world leader in wind power, having overtaken the US, with 40.2 GW, which itself bypassed the longtime world leader Germany in 2008. After four years of doubling its installed wind power capacity annually between 2006 and 2009, … [continued]

Clean Green China? Maybe

China is taking another step toward being greener and cleaner. While recycling technology continues to improve, efforts to curb and perhaps even reduce greenhouse gas emissions are well under way, according to the Xinhua news agency. The Xinhua news agency is state-backed, which makes it a little suspect as an … [continued]