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June 19, 2017

Environmental Defense Fund and Shenzhen Low-Carbon Development Foundation Help Shenzhen Win the C40 Award for Best Finance and Economic Development Project of 2016

In December 2016, the City of Shenzhen was awarded the C40 Award for Best Finance and Economic Development Project of 2016 at the Sixth Biennial C40 Mayors Summit in Mexico City among 75 cities and 160 projects participating. The award recognized the city’s innovative emissions trading scheme (ETS), allowing 636 companies and 197 large public infrastructure projects to trade carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF)-Shenzhen Low-Carbon Development Foundation (SCDF) EcoPartnerhip, which conducted research and drafted policy adopted by the Shenzhen government to integrate bus emissions into the Shenzhen ETS, was a key driver of the city’s prestigious recognition by C40.

June 19, 2017

Baotou Steel Visits Columbia University to Observe a Prototype Technology for Turning Iron and Steel Manufacturing Waste into Valuable Materials

In late December 2016, executives from China’s Baotou Iron and Steel (Group) Co. visited the Columbia Engineering lab of Ah-Hyung (Alissa) Park and Xiaozhou (Sean) Zhou to see the operation of a prototype processing unit designed by Park and Zhou to repurpose slag.

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December 22, 2016

Jiangsu Wisdom Engineering and Technology to Support the 2016 Annual Forum of Energy Conservation and Environmental Protection on December 16, 2016 in Nanjing, China

Jiangsu Wisdom Engineering and Technology Co. Ltd. (Jiangsu Wisdom E&T) will support the Nanjing Energy Conservation&Environmental Protection Industry Association to host its 2016 Annual Forum of Energy Conservation and Environmental Protection taking place in Nanjing, China on December 16, 2016.

December 21, 2016

China Partnership of Greater Philadelphia (PHL) to host PHL-CHINA CONNECTIONS Event January 12-13, 2017

China Partnership of Greater Philadelphia (PHL) will host PHL-CHINA CONNECTIONS, a seven-event program scheduled for January 12-13, 2017. Supported by twenty organizations (founding members of the PHL-CHINA ALLIANCE), the program of events in January will launch the PHL-CHINA ALLIANCE's year-long program of initiatives and deliverables.