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  1. News - China Insider - ENVIRONMENT

    Shamefaced officials deny cooking is main source of Beijing air pollution

    Posted Oct 10th 2013, 02:39pm by Keira Lu Huang

    ... Keira Lu Huang Keira.huang@scmp.com Beijing Municipal Bureau of Environmental Protection refute claims by senior bureaucrat Zhao Hui-ming Embarrassed Beijing government officials have sought to distance themselves from a senior bureaucrat’s comment that Chinese-style cooking was the main source of air pollution in the capital after it provoked widespread scorn and ridicule. ...

  2. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Closing polluting plants just the start of green drive

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 04:38am by Victoria Ruan

    ... will is and how aggressive actions are taken," says Huang Wei, a climate energy campaigner at Greenpeace. Some observers cautioned that some of the shuttered steel mills may not be those spewing ...

  3. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Inland smog seen as warning for broader anti-smog measures on mainland China

    Posted Dec 21st 2013, 04:59am by Li Jing

    ... years," said Huang Wei, a climate and energy campaigner with Greenpeace. The five-year clean-air plan released by the State Council in September requires only cities within three built-up areas- ... economies. But the policy gap between the regions could create a loophole allowing polluting industries to relocate to areas with looser rules as the overall smog problem persists, Huang said. ...

  4. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Blanket of smog in Beijing hits start of Lunar New Year getaway

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 12:24pm by Li Jing

    ... frequency of smog. Greenpeace climate and energy campaigner Huang Wei said heavily polluted days were more likely in the first two months of the year in Beijing as pollution from central heating was exacerbated by stagnant air conditions. Last year, the city had 15 days when PM2.5 went beyond 600mcg, 10 of which occurred in January and February, said Huang. In January alone, the city had 26 ...

  5. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Beijing sets pollution targets for all provinces as smog worsens

    Posted Jan 09th 2014, 12:01am by Li Jing

    ... more weight to environmental protection. The environmental ministry has used similar approaches in previous campaigns to tackle pollution but the effect has been limited, said Huang Wei, ...

  6. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Coal-fired plants in China cause smog that killed 9,900

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... years had been easily offset by the enormous amount of the fuel burned by its neighbours, particularly Hebei, Greenpeace climate and energy campaigner Huang Wei said. While Beijing is struggling ... and Hebei are interdependent in terms of air quality as well as public health," Huang said. "And each of the local governments should start to do something. "It is high time for Hebei ...

  7. News - China Insider - ENVIRONMENT

    No smoke without fire – is Cantonese cooking cleanest in China?

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 07:05pm by Keira Lu Huang

    ... Keira Lu Huang A national debate is underway in the Chinese press to find out just how damaging cooking is to the environment after a Beijing government official said that Chinese cooking was the main source of air pollution in the capital. A local Jiangsu paper Modern Express reported that although cooking was not a major source of air pollution, in an enclosed environment, the effect ...

  8. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Jiangmen government gives written pledge to scrap uranium processing plant

    Posted Jul 15th 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... after Jiangmen Vice-Mayor Huang Yue-sheng arrived and read the document out loud. It was also posted on the government's website and a bulletin board outside the government building. ... Delta". "We are afraid that the authorities will move it to somewhere else in the PRD, stealthily." The municipal government had sent Huang and another vice-mayor to address a crowd ...

  9. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Polluted river not my responsibility, says Chinese official after 'reward offer'

    Posted Feb 19th 2013, 11:46am by Chris Luo

    ... of the rubbish from the river had been picked up and piled onto the shore nearby. Most of the items were disposable cutlery, pieces of wood and plastic bottles. Bao's colleague, Huang Jinliang, denied Jin’s allegation, saying the bureau had not found any illegal dumping of waste by rubber shoe manufacturers. Huang said the rubbish in the river comes from people, and not from factories. ...

  10. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    State Council announces 10 new measures to curb air pollution

    Posted Jun 15th 2013, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com Controls on worst polluters and PM2.5, adjustment to nation's energy structure among State Council measures to rid cities of choking smog 10 new moves to cut air pollution The central government has taken further steps to curb air pollution, with fresh measures outlined at a cabinet meeting chaired by Premier Li Keqiang yesterday. ...




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