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  1. News - China Insider - ENVIRONMENT

    Q&A: Endangered wildlife trading at the Myanmar-China border

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 03:03pm by Silvio Carrillo and Patrick Boehler

    ... to report on the rampant trade in endangered species there. He shared his impressions from both sides of the border with the South China Morning Post: Where is the market seen in the video and what ... and fake tiger canines were also being also sold. Why are these goods traded there? The goods are traded in Mong La, Burma, because it is a lawless black hole where all kinds of illegal activities ...

  2. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    Mexican project to feature Chinese goods fined over environmental issues

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 07:20am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Mexico City Mexican authorities say construction went ahead without environmental nod Trade centre to feature Chinese goods fined Mexican environmental authorities have levied a US$555,000 fine against a project to build a massive trade centre south of Cancun to showcase Chinese products. The office of the Attorney General for Environmental Protection said ...

  3. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Shenzhen to hold first-ever auction of carbon permits

    Posted May 28th 2014, 12:50pm by Reuters

    ... in the secondary market, which traded at 74.99 yuan on Tuesday. Shenzhen, the smallest of China’s six pilot markets, issued around 33 million carbon permits for last year. Some 10 per cent were set aside ... big emitters meet their targets under an emissions trading scheme. But speculators who had bought permits in the market in the hope of selling them to emitters at a profit, said the minimum ...

  4. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Guangdong to launch carbon permits market second in size only to European Union

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 03:40am by Reuters

    ... permits should be made at 60 yuan (HK$76), the government said, but the Guangdong emissions-trading scheme does not have a formal floor price. Carbon permits on the Shenzhen market, the country's first, ended at 72.76 yuan on Tuesday while those in Shanghai started trading the same day at 27 yuan. Seven pilot carbon-trading markets will regulate around 700-800 million tonnes ...

  5. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Lessons from Shenzhen carbon exchange will help others flourish

    Posted Nov 03rd 2013, 06:41am by Li Jing

    ... to reduce emissions. In the first 100 days of the exchange's operation, 113,000 tonnes were traded in 185 deals, worth a total of 7.25 million yuan (HK$9.16 million). Prices reached as high as 143.99 yuan per tonne last month, more than five times the price in the first deal in June. But such deals were largely entered into by individual speculators. The trading volumes were often ...

  6. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Shanghai air pollution hovers near index's limit

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 03:05am by Amy Li

    ... factories and limiting traffic, when PM2.5 levels exceeded 300. In an attempt at a long-term solution, central government authorities have allocated five billion yuan (HK$6.31 billion) for Beijing and surrounding regions to tackle air pollution. The mainland is also in the process of forming a national carbon-trading market to help bring down carbon emissions. Studies have shown that northern ...

  7. News - China Insider - ENVIRONMENT

    Outcry after Chinese tourists pictured hunting rare sea creatures in disputed Paracel Islands

    Posted Jul 26th 2013, 12:32pm by Amy Li

    ... by the the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). As of May, China along with 177 other countries signed up to the multilateral agreement that aims to protect ... was a bad idea for the Paracel Islands.    The contentious photos were first posted by the author “Shadowttt” on a seafish forum. He claimed that members from his group had each paid 8500 yuan ...

  8. Business - China Business - ENVIRONMENT

    Debate resurfaces over China carbon tax plan

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... yuan (HK$12.46) per tonne of carbon dioxide by 2015. In 2009, a Ministry of Finance think tank called for a carbon tax to be imposed by this year, but the global economic crisis stalled ... to introduce a tax on carbon, possibly at 5 yuan to 10 yuan per tonne. China, the world's biggest carbon dioxide emitter, took a cautious stance in global climate change talks in December, and did ...

  9. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Ningxia's coal and farm projects pose critical threat to water supplies

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... and the autonomous region's government. The base is so big that it includes parts of Yinchuan, the regional capital, and nearby Wuzhong. Projects costing 31.6 billion yuan are already up and running, producing chemicals that originally came only from petroleum. By 2020, the investment is expected to total 260 billion yuan, surpassing Ningxia's total economic output last year. ...



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