Chinese research perspectives. Environment ; v. 9.
This volume of the 'Chinese Research Perspectives on the Environment' series is a translation of selections from the 2015 or the 10th edition of the Annual Report on Environment Development of China. Friends of Nature, which has been organizing the writing and compilation of the 'Annual Report', is the first and continues to be one of the most influential Chinese environmental NGO. Articles in the current volume, written by a group of academics, independent scholars, activists and journalists cover recent development in a host of environment-related issues in China, including air pollution control, plans and policies on coal consumption, recent developments in environmental criminal justice, China's role in Antarctic marine conservation, among other topics.
"These articles were selected and translated into English from the original ... (Zhongguo huanjing fazhan baogao 2015) with the financial support of the Alibaba Foundation." --title page verso.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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China's growing environmental civil society / Zhang Shiqiu Lessons from "APEC Blue" about air pollution control in China / Zhao Lijian Controlling aggregate coal consumption: plans and policies / Chen Dan, Lin Mingche, and Yang Fuqiang Revisiting the private automobile ownership debate after 20 years / Shi Jian Progress in China's environmental legislation in 2014 / Qie Jianrong The financial sector and environmental risks: understanding the new Environmental Protection Law / Wang Xiaojiang and Wang Tianju Environmental information disclosure made breakthroughs in 2013-2014 / Wu Qi China's new urbanization plan and sustainable consumption / Chen Hongjuan and Chen Boping The imminent threat of tropical viruses: lessons from the 2014 Ebola outbreak in Africa / Shen Xiaohui Chinese react to Jack Ma's hunting trip to UK / Liu Qin Reflections on outbound investment by China's mining industry / Bai Yunwen and Bi Lianshan A case for banning illegal timber imports in China / Yi Yimin Chinese involvement in Brazil's development: massive investments bring environmental and cultural challenges / Zhou Lei and Petras Shelton Zumpano China's role in Antarctic marine conservation / Chen Jiliang Real-time information disclosure under Blue Sky Roadmap II / Institute of Public and Environmental Affairs, Society of Entrepreneurs and Ecology, Institute of Environmental Policy and Planning, Renmin University of China, Friends of Nature, EnviroFriends, Nature University An NGO review of China's carbon market / Greenovation Hub Perverse incentives: electricity generation through waste incineration and renewable energy subsidy / The Rock Environment and Energy Institute