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China’s Green Economy Leadership

China sees green as the future engine of its economy. Although currently the world’s leading greenhouse gas emitter, China is serious about slowing greenhouse gas emissions and using renewable energy. Despite the many challenges, “Chinese leaders are dead serious about environment, more serious than the outside world thinks,” said Yan Kefeng of Cambridge Energy Research Associates. China is working to change its economic growth…

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China’s Recent Economic Developments Show Sustainability Really Invigorates An Economy

Now that the COP14 climate negotiations have gotten underway, thinking about the downturn in the global economy is all the more saliently linked with sustainability. Many economists have been cured of thinking of the environment as an issue that’s not attractive for the economy in the short term. One compelling example of how environment considerations can stimulate a speedier transition…

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