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Mongolia plans coal rail link to China by 2021: official

08 Nov 2018

SHANGHAI Mongolia aims to complete a railway from its Tavan Tolgoi coal project to the Chinese border by 2021, a Mongolian official told Reuters on Thursday.

Despite climate pledges, China struggles to break coal habit

24 Oct 2018

XUZHOU, China In a former mining district in eastern China, authorities have shut dozens of pits and invested billions of yuan to resculpt the broken landscape, creating gardens, forest walks and wetland parks, as well as a small museum dedicated to coal.

China ministry says coal region lacks 'will' to fight pollution

19 Oct 2018

SHANGHAI China's environment ministry on Friday called out officials in a northwestern coal producing zone for lacking the "will" to fight pollution, the latest region to come under scrutiny in Beijing's war on smog.

Chinese electric car makers, nurtured by state, now look for way out of glut

17 Oct 2018

HANGZHOU, China Humming away in an industrial estate in the eastern Chinese resort city of Hangzhou, electric vehicle designer Automagic is one of hundreds of companies looking to ride the country's wave of investment in clean transportation.

China exporters worried about trade war, rising costs at home: Reuters poll

16 Oct 2018

GUANGZHOU, China Chinese exporters are mostly confident they can weather a trade war with the United States, but worry about collateral damage it might cause throughout the global economy, according to a Reuters poll of participants at China's largest trade fair.

RPT-POLL-China exporters worried about trade war, rising costs at home

16 Oct 2018

GUANGZHOU, China, Oct 16 Chinese exporters are mostly confident they can weather a trade war with the United States, but worry about collateral damage it might cause throughout the global economy, according to a Reuters poll of participants at China's largest trade fair.

China's Yangtze River Delta mulls winter production curbs - sources

10 Oct 2018

BEIJING/SHANGHAI China's eastern region of Yangtze River Delta is working on a new integrated winter pollution plan similar to the one in the country's northern areas, officials of two local environment bureaus in the region told Reuters.

China cancels military talks with U.S. in protest at sanctions over Russia military equipment

23 Sep 2018

SHANGHAI/WASHINGTON China summoned the U.S. ambassador in Beijing and postponed joint military talks in protest against a U.S. decision to sanction a Chinese military agency and its director for buying Russian fighter jets and a surface-to-air missile system.

China summons U.S. ambassador to protest sanctions over Russia military equipment

22 Sep 2018

SHANGHAI/WASHINGTON China's foreign ministry on Saturday summoned the U.S. ambassador in Beijing to protest Washington's decision to sanction a Chinese military agency and its director for purchasing Russian fighter jets and an advanced surface-to-air missile system.

China to speed up efforts to cut solar, wind subsidies: draft guidelines

17 Sep 2018

SHANGHAI China will speed up efforts to ensure its wind and solar power sectors can compete without subsidies and achieve "grid price parity" with traditional energy sources like coal, according to new draft guidelines issued by the energy regulator.

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