The Air We BreatheHuffington PostAir is a fluid. The science of fluid dynamics is complicated and well beyond my understanding, but a simple definition might suffice for discussion today, accepting that air is a fluid in that it can be formed, reformed, and compressed to fit the shape ...
Freer Trade Green Rules and Green Trade ZonesNext Big FutureTweet There have been a lot of problems getting effective global environmental agreements (Kyoto and other attempts) that actually reduce soot and carbon emissions. Carbon emissions keep going up and soot is also increasing. This is probably because in ...
HumanosphereSilent killer: Visualizing air pollutionHumanosphereAs global leaders repeatedly fail to reach agreements on setting emissions targets to slow the rate of global warming, local communities are taking action to protect themselves from a leading driver of climate change: the burning of fossil fuels ...and more »
China, the Climate and the Fate of the PlanetRollingStone.comNatural gas has about half the carbon of coal, and burning it creates much less air pollution. China has the biggest shale-gas reserves in the world and would dearly like to unleash an American-style fracking boom (which is its own kind of ...and more »
Energy CollectiveCleaning China's Smoggy Skies: China Released Draft Air Pollution Law ...Energy CollectiveBarbara Finamore, Senior Attorney and Asia Director, Beijing. Co-authored with members of the China Environmental Law Project: Kate Logan, Marie McMullen, Tianshu Sun, Wang Yan, Wu Qi, Zhang Xiya, and Yuelin Zhou. Though a burst of clear skies last […]
Asian Scientist MagazineClean Air Halves Health Costs In Chinese CityAsian Scientist MagazineChina's One-Child Policy Linked To Oversensitive, Untrusting 'Little Emperors' · Chinese Herb May Provide Benefits In Type II Diabetes · Bayer Boosts Production Capacity In China. Tags: Air Pollution, China, Fudan University, Shanxi Medical University. […]
Guardian Liberty VoiceTesla Goes Wireless in ChinaGuardian Liberty VoiceThe belief is that replacing normal petroleum-based automobiles with electric cars will greatly reduce the air pollution. China has been encouraging electric transportation options, and the deal going through between the wireless company and Tesla will ...and more »
Fear Of Russia Pushes Europe Back To CoalCanada Free PressTo tackle air pollution, China is planning to build 60 coal-to-gas plants. The CO2 released would equal three-quarters of all energy-related CO2 in the U.S., far more than China currently produces by burning coal.—Jack Chang, The Associated Press, ...and more »
Hydrogen Fuel NewsChina's focus on renewable energy is paying offHydrogen Fuel NewsChina has been fighting its air pollution problem for years now, but the country may be finally making progress in this ambitious endeavor. Emissions from the country's massive industrial sector and transportation space have choked many of its largest ...and more »