It has been announced by the European Commission that a new 3 billion Euros is to be provided for the project Horizon 2020, which aims to promote technological creativity to resolve major technological and environmental issues in the era of global industrialization and urbanization.
Unlicensed Waste Discharged Is to Face Historically High Penalties According to the Ministry of Ecology and Environment
Ecoteda.org has just reported that the Ministry’s new Administrative Regulations on the Permission of Waste Discharge stipulate that unlicensed waste discharge shall be fined 5,000 to 50,000 RMB per day.
On November the 28th, the president and general secretary of China’s State Power Investment, Qian Zhimin, signed a contract with the GM of the Spanish Tecnatom, Javier Guerra.
Qich.caigou2003 reports that in the wake of the downsizing of Shenzhen’s Roogrow Electric Tech, UEEE Network is facing corporate acquisition to remain solvent.
One of China’s most read sources of news, Xinhua News, has recently favourably reported the growth of the blue aspect of green awareness in the coutry. However, limited mention of water recycling and used water treatment might hint to opportunities of international cooperations.
Chinaenvironment.com recently reported that the citizenship of Wenzhou (Zhejiang province) is to benefit from the establishment of Asia’s biggest, integrated, fully enclosed and semi-submersible used water treatment system. The announcement was made by provincial officials in a meeting concerning the construction of water-related infrastructure on the 21st of November.
According North Star, a major Chinese online information platform in the green-tech business, the Bureau of Development and Reform of the South-China city Yangjiang is to greenlight 4 wind farm projects on account of the positive results yielded from official risk evaluation reports.
China is starting to build its largest offshore wind-power facility in the latest move in an accelerating shift in Asia away from solar to wind and other renewable energy sources.