As the world’s biggest polluter, China may have earned its reputation as the big bad wolf of greenhouse gas emissions.
That being said, officials left many with their mouths open recently after their rare admission that they are aware of the negative impacts emissions have on global climate, which could threaten the country’s infrastructure projects, crop yields and environment.
Although still reluctant to set a target for slashing emissions, China is investing a substantial amount into green energy and was even a world leader in renewable energy production back in 2013.
They generate more wind power than any other country in the world and their contributions accounted for almost 30% of all global investment in clean energy.
Now, continuing with their push for clean energy developments, China has just announced the production of the world’s first hydrogen-powered tram. Read more…