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China coal futures slump as gov't signals intervention to ease power crisis

Hong Kong Standard 21 Oct 2021
China is the world's biggest producer and consumer of coal, and has been increasing output to meet demand ... The Citi analysts expected China's coal-fired power generation would drop 86 percent from 4,658 million megawatt hour (MWh) in 2020 to 653 million MWh in 2060 as cleaner energy plants come online.
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China coal futures slump as gov’t signals intervention to ease power crisis

Metro USA 21 Oct 2021
China is the world’s biggest producer and consumer of coal, and has been increasing output to meet demand ... The Citi analysts expected China’s coal-fired power generation would drop 86% from 4,658 million megawatt hour (MWh) in 2020 to 653 million MWh in 2060 as cleaner energy plants come online.
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Woman secretly built $47 million company after quitting her job as an accountant

New York Post 20 Oct 2021
Originally Published by. ... Jane’s parents Queenie, 61, and Frank Lu, 67, were migrants from China and worked as cleaners in Sydney after arriving in the country when Jane was eight years old ... They only found out when she surprised them by paying off their mortgage, even buying them a car, when her company suddenly boomed ... WireImage ... ....
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Qantas charged in row over Covid cleaning risks

BBC News 19 Oct 2021
Australian airline Qantas is being prosecuted in a row over the duties of plane cleaners in early 2020. A cleaner was told to stop working after he opposed cleaning practices on aircraft arriving from China ... However, Qantas said the cleaner was being investigated for "attempting to incite unprotected industrial action".
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Qantas charged for standing down whistleblower Covid cleaner

The Daily Telegraph Australia 19 Oct 2021
Qantas has been hit with charges under the Work Health and Safety Act, over the treatment of a cleaner who raised concerns about the risk of catching Covid from aircraft flying in from China early last year ....
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‘Running out of time’: Asia struggles to kick coal addiction

The Philadelphia Inquirer 18 Oct 2021
Hopes for a cleaner future have been fired by pledges from top coal consumer China and other countries to go carbon neutral but much ...
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'Running out of time': Asia struggles to kick coal addiction

The Times of India 18 Oct 2021
Hopes for a cleaner future have been fired by pledges from top coal consumer China and other countries to go carbon neutral but much of the region is making a painfully slow transition to renewable sources ... The world's biggest polluter, China, has vowed to go carbon neutral ...
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Running out of time Asia struggles to kick coal addiction

Manila Bulletin 18 Oct 2021
Hopes for a cleaner future have been fired by pledges from top coal consumer. China and other countries to go carbon neutral but much of the region is making a painfully slow transition to renewable sources ... China, has vowed to go carbon neutral by 2060, and last month said it would stop its overseas funding of coal power stations.
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Asia struggles to kick coal plants addiction

The Manila Times 18 Oct 2021
CILEGON ... Hopes for a cleaner future have been fired by pledges from top coal consumer China and other countries to go carbon-neutral but much of the region is making a painfully slow transition to renewable sources. "We are moving much slower than the impact of climate change ... .
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GLOBALink | China's biodiversity conservation in eyes of European NGO delegate

Xinhua 15 Oct 2021
"The air is getting cleaner ... changes he witnessed in China.
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China's domestic biodiversity pledges overshadowed by overseas footprint

RNZ 15 Oct 2021
The meeting also celebrated China's achievements in cleaning up water supplies and protecting endangered species ... China's environment ministry did not immediately respond to requests for comment ... There have been signs that China is shifting slowly not only to cleaner overseas investments, but also more biodiversity-friendly supply chains.
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China’s domestic biodiversity pledges overshadowed by overseas footprint

Metro USA 15 Oct 2021
KUNMING, China (Reuters) – China has used a U.N ... The meeting also celebrated China’s achievements in cleaning up water supplies and protecting endangered species ... There have been signs that China is shifting slowly not only to cleaner overseas investments, but also more biodiversity-friendly supply chains.
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Fuel prices to go up by 20 pesewas – IES predicts

Ghana Web 15 Oct 2021
The pace of economic recovery from the pandemic has supercharged energy demand at a time when oil output from largely OPEC+ has slowed due to cutbacks from producing nations during the pandemic, focus on dividends by oil companies and pressure on governments to transition to cleaner energy, as is happening in China.
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Ships backed up outside US ports pumping out pollutants as they idle

The Observer 15 Oct 2021
But it comes at a high cost. The system is also responsible for ... Photograph ... And that was before the backlog ... “They are taking the brunt of the pollution burden while all of us are benefiting from cheap flat-screen TVs from China or Korea or whatever is in those containers.”. For years, frontline communities near the ports have fought for cleaner air ... .
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Energy Insider: Battery Production Triples on EV Boom

Caixin Online 14 Oct 2021
China’s power pricing system overhaul makes progress; auto exports surge amid post-pandemic recovery; CATL to invest $5 billion building battery industrial park ... China’s auto exports more than double ... The participants agreed that developing the hydrogen industry would help China shift to cleaner energy and achieve carbon neutrality goals.
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