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Jul 22, 2014

Urbanization: Reducing Poverty and Helping the Environment

Movement into urban areas is occurring on a staggering scale, over 70 million people a year. The world is now 53% urbanized, compared to 29% in 1950 and 39% in 1980. By 2050, some 70% of the 9.6 billion humans will live in cities, and we could have a... #China #India

Jul 09, 2014

China and US sign deals on climate change

Sharing of information on clean coal power technology among eight pacts between world's two biggest emitters The United States and China on Tuesday signed eight partnership pacts to cut greenhouse gases, bringing the world's two biggest carbon emitte... #China #Beijing #Barack Obama #John Kerry #United States

Jul 14, 2014

Bill Gates' Guru: 'I'm Not Impressed With Silicon Valley.' 'I Don't Have a Cell Phone.' 'I Never Blog.'

Bill Gates often invokes Vaclav Smil as his " favorite thinker ." Indeed, Smil is one of the deeper, more original and independent big minds out there today. His book titles range from "The Bad Earth" and "The Cycles of Life" to "Harvesting the Biosp... #China #California #India #Bill Gates #Silicon Valley

Jul 09, 2014

China, U.S. Differ On Global Plan To Cut Emissions

BEIJING (AP) — China and the United States took small steps toward their shared goal of fighting climate change on Wednesday, but the world's No. 1 and No. 2 carbon emitters remain significantly apart over a wider global plan to cut emissions. China'... #China #Beijing #Barack Obama #John Kerry #Todd Stern