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Drill on oil spilling at sea held near Caofeidian, north China

Ships take part in a drill on oil spilling at sea near Caofeidian in north China's Hebei Province, June 27, 2017. The drill was held to improve the ability of local maritime departments to handle emergency situations on oil spilling.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/27 23:28:36

China's mining of combustible ice beats expectations

China has extracted about 235,000 cubic meters of the combustible ice from the South China Sea, beating previous expectations for the mining operation.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/22 10:06:32

Australia won't "rush" decision on implementing controversial energy policy recommendations: minister

The Australian government won't be rushed into introducing a set of energy policy recommendations set out by the nation's chief scientist earlier this month, Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg said on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/19 17:33:37

Material from China's largest salt lake to make greener autos

Magnesium alloy manufactured at Qairhan, China's largest salt flat, is expected to make autos lighter and greener, according to material researchers and manufacturers.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/13 14:39:25

China showcases green energy solutions at Astana World Expo

The China Pavilion of the 2017 World Expo opened on Saturday in the Kazakh capital of Astana, which highlights China's achievements in developing, utilizing and protecting new energy.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/10 9:35:16

Renewable energy use rises with China, EU, India giving world hope

The use of renewable energy sources throughout the world is gathering pace with 2016, seeing a 9-percent rise in the capacity to generate clean energy, according to a latest study published by the Spanish "Fundacion Renovables".
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/10 7:27:04

China starts building large private coal-to-liquid project

Work began on indirect coal-to-liquid (CTL) project with an annual output of 2 million tonnes in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/9 9:19:47

Guangzhou to replace all buses with "new energy" vehicles by 2020

Guangzhou's petrol-powered buses will soon be a thing of the past. Starting this year, the southern Chinese city will begin replacing the thousands of public buses with greener, more energy-efficient vehicles.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/30 15:36:45

China completes construction of first Hualong One nuclear project

China successfully installed the containment dome for its first demonstration nuclear power project using Hualong One technology, a domestically developed third-generation reactor design, in east China's Fujian Province on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/26 7:43:53

Butterfly wings to inspire new solar power technology: Australian researchers

Butterfly wings could be used to inspire new technology in solar cells, according to researchers at the Australian National University (ANU) who said that "filtering" light could be a major feature of future solar projects.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/17 9:35:08