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Green Atrium Hong Kong sets a new pace in supermarkets

Hong Kong’s green supermarket superstar

A new supermarket in Hong Kong could be setting the pace for powerful sustainability messaging. The Green Atrium on a small plot of land in Yuen Long next to a…

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Western China makes steps to sustainable building

China is increasing its efforts to make its buildings more sustainable with a new four-year program that kicked off following a two-day conference earlier this month in Chongqing.

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China embarks on sustainable urban planning

Australian governments should take note. China’s recently released Guidelines for Strengthening Urban Planning and Development show that even in one of the toughest urban challenges on the planet, there is…

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China sets clean energy records as coal slumps

China installed 32.5 gigawatts of wind in 2015 and 18.3GW of solar in 2015, both clean energy world records, according to the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis. Meanwhile, coal…