China

“China’s Idled Wind Turbines Rise in 2015 After Record Installs” – Bloomberg – February 3, 2016

On February 3, 2016 Bloomberg reported that “China’s wind turbines sitting idle more than doubled to 15 percent in 2015 after record installations of 33 gigawatts, triple France’s entire capacity of the clean resource.  Also, “(i)dled power generation increased 69 percent from a year ago to 33.9 billion kilowatt-hours, according to data from the National Energy Administration.” You […]

“Apple, Adidas boast China’s greenest supply chains” – GreenBiz – November 18, 2015

An article published on November 18, 2015 in GreenBiz reported that “Apple, Adidas and H&M have the ‘greenest’ supply chains among the 167 brands evaluated by the Corporate Information Transparency Index (CITI), a system for assessing companies’ sustainable sourcing practices.  Levi’s, Marks & Spencer, Panasonic, Walmart, Microsoft, Esquel and Hitachi rounded out the top 10. […]