China

21. 06. 2017
Fellow Greenies: help me out here, please! Which particular fossil fuel do we hate the most? Yes, that’s right: COAL. And which particular political party hates coal the most? Yes, that’s right: THE GREEN PARTY. So what the hell is a Green Party candidate doing...
China
04. 08. 2016
On Friday last week, within a few hours of Greg Clark (Secretary of State at the new Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) announcing that the UK Government would be reviewing the whole Hinkley Point situation, the Times came out with a thoroughly damning...
China, Energy, Government
28. 05. 2012
On Tuesday last week, I spent much of the day in the company of a Chinese environmentalist called Ma Jun.  He and I sit on the high-level Sustainability Advisory Group for Unilever, and I was in China with Unilever assessing progress on it’s Sustainable Living Plan....
China
27. 11. 2007
I have become a bit of a China junkie. China looms so large in today’s sustainability debates, and the challenges that it faces are so “real time, right now”, that it makes any other country’s dilemmas look small by comparison. So to be part of two high-level presentations from...
China
13. 06. 2007
I wouldn’t want anyone to think this blog is going to be population-obsessed, but I just have to record “a major, major step forward” for bloggers seeking to influence governmental negotiating positions. Just four weeks ago, I suggested that the Chinese government should face...
China, Population