Archiv für 'Umwelt'

Berlin und die Panda-Realpolitik

Monday, 26.6.2017

Von Til Knipper. Quelle: Tagesspiegel.


The long-memoried pachyderms

Sunday, 25.6.2017

Are ‘avenging’ elephants in China deliberately targeting humans? A spate of attacks on residents of a rural Yunnan town raises speculation that the long-memoried pachyderms are seeking retribution for past wrongdoings. Von Stephen Chen. Quelle: SCMP.


Navigating the Muddy Waters of China’s Cadmium Rice Paddies

Monday, 19.6.2017

Von Li You. Quelle: Sixth Tone.


Why China’s wasting huge amounts of cleanly-produced electricity and how to fix it

Tuesday, 13.6.2017

Quelle: AP/SCMP


Hong Kong’s annual cross-harbour swim race to return to Tsim Sha Tsui after 40 years, as water quality improves

Saturday, 10.6.2017

Von Jane Li. Quelle: SCMP.


Kalifornien und China starten Klimaschutzpakt

Wednesday, 7.6.2017

Quelle: Spiegel Online


US-Botschafter in Peking [David Rank] tritt wegen Trumps Klimapolitik zurück

Wednesday, 7.6.2017

Quelle: Zeit


Big spenders

Tuesday, 6.6.2017

Big spenders in China are targeting U.S. species of turtles and tortoises as collector’s
items and cuisine
Von Louis Sahagun (LA Times). Gekürzte chin. Übersetzung hier.


Climate Change Responsible for Qinghai Lake’s Record Size

Monday, 5.6.2017

Many lakes on the Tibetan Plateau are growing larger due to increased rainfall. Quelle: Sixth Tone.


Berlin droht ein „Panda-Problem“ mit China zu bekommen

Friday, 19.5.2017

Von Johnny Erling. Quelle: Welt.


Feature: Vietnamese consuming wild animal meat, blood as sexual tonics driving some species to extinction

Friday, 19.5.2017

Quelle: Xinhua


The last piece of pure land

Sunday, 7.5.2017

China plans world’s biggest national park on Tibetan plateau Survey to help draw boundary of 2.5 million sq km park scheduled for this summer. Von Stephen Chen (SCMP).


Beijing hit by new air pollution crisis as huge sandstorm blows in

Sunday, 7.5.2017

Von Tom Phillipps. Quelle: Guardian.


Foldable e-bikes hit roads amid China’s bike-sharing frenzy

Tuesday, 11.4.2017

Quelle: Xinhua.


China Launches Biggest Smog Drive

Tuesday, 11.4.2017

Video. Quelle: Bloomberg.


China has fished itself out of its own waters, so Chinese fishermen are now sticking their rods in other nations’ seas

Friday, 7.4.2017

Von Matthew Sedacca. Quelle: Quartz.


Bao Bao, an American-Born Panda, Steps Out in China

Tuesday, 28.3.2017

“… Mr. Tang was selected to work with Bao Bao in part because he speaks English as well as Chinese, an important skill to help haigui, or overseas returned, pandas to adapt to their new homes …” Von Karoline Kan. Quelle: NYT. Vgl. Artikel bei sohu.com.


The fight for the Salween, mighty river still running free

Thursday, 23.3.2017

Nachtrag. Von Tom Fawthorp. Quelle: East by Southeast.


To Improve Air Quality, Harbin Bans Burning Ghost Money

Monday, 20.3.2017

Quelle: Sixth Tone.


China’s New-Energy Vehicle Sales Fire on All Cylinders

Saturday, 18.3.2017

Von Coco Feng. Quelle: Caixin.


Klimapartner China

Wednesday, 15.3.2017

Von Caio Koch-Weser. Quelle: SZ.


From Lake Baikal

Wednesday, 8.3.2017

‘Parched’ Chinese city plans to pump water from Russian lake via 1,000km pipeline Von Tom Phillips (Guardian).


Hong Kong can create its own smog, researchers say

Monday, 6.3.2017

Von Ernest Kao. Quelle: SCMP.


Hydro dams advancing up the rivers of eastern Tibet

Tuesday, 17.1.2017

Quelle: rukor.org


I believe what’s frightening is not the smog, but your indifference

Wednesday, 11.1.2017

Frustrated by choking air pollution, some attempt to hold government to account Von Huang Jingjing und Zhang Yiqian (Global Times).