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Will Chinese businesses step up to help China achieve climate goals

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A young woman stands amid heavy smog in Tiananmen Square, after the city issued its first ever “red alert” for air pollution in December, 2015. Severe air and water pollution in China is being linked to an increase in cases of cancer and other serious health problems. Photograph: Damir Sagolj/Reuters

With only 10% of Chinese firms carrying out sustainability initiatives, the country’s business sector will need to act quickly if China is to meet its emissions target

April 21, 2016 — China’s offshore oil drilling firm and the country’s largest oil producer with $98.53bn in revenue in 2014, China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) inevitably disturbs marine life as it probes seabeds around the world for resources. Like other big Continue reading Will Chinese businesses step up to help China achieve climate goals