June 29, 2017
On June 29th, China Carbon Forum launched the report ‘Mapping China’s Climate Policies’ at the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, Beijing.
The report can be downloaded here.
At the report launch, the lead author of the report and a panel of experts discussed China’s emerging leadership in global climate change efforts and the challenges China faces at home in implementing its own domestic climate change policies. The panel included Dr. Craig Hart, Johns Hopkins University; Dr. Li Junfeng, Director General, National Center for Climate Change Strategy and International Cooperation; Mr. Anders Hove, Associate Director, Research, The Paulson Institute China Office; and, Mr. Li Shuo, Senior Global Policy Advisor, Greenpeace East Asia.
low carbon leadership network
June 26, 2017
Mitigating transport emissions: European and Chinese perspectives
The 26th China Low Carbon Leadership Network (LCLN) event was focussed on mitigating carbon emissions in the transport sector. The event featured opening remarks from Mr. Vidar Helgesen, The Norwegian Minister for Climate and Environment, and a presentation on ‘Decarbonization of Transport in Germany’ by Mr. Martin Schmied, Head of Department, Transport, Noise and Spatial Development, German Environment Agency. The two speakers were then joined by a distinguished expert panel, including Dr. Jiang Kejun, Director, Energy Research Institute and Dr. Yin Zhifang from the China Urban Sustainable Transport Research Center, Ministry of Transport.
A summary record of the discussion can be downloaded here.