Clean Energy and Efficiency
Emissions and Climate Change
Environment and Wildlife

Clean Energy and Efficiency

2017 Capstone Turbine - BROAD Air Conditioning

Develop combined cooling-heating power (CCHP) systems to improve energy efficiency in buildings.

2017 Natural Resources Defense Council - Shenzhen Power Supply Bureau

Explore different power market mechanisms

2016 Caterpillar Reman - Shanghai Lingang Economic Development (Group) Co. Ltd

Advance and scale up remanufacturing industry in the United States and China.

2016 UniEnergy Technologies - Rongke Power

Deliver large-scale flow battery-based energy storage solutions to enable increasing penetration of renewables and to advance grid modernization in both the U.S. and China, and around the globe.

2015 Boeing – The Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC)

Aviation biofuels, air traffic management procedures, lean aircraft manufacturing and recycling.

2015 Columbia University – Baotou Steel Group

Utilize steel slag and ironmaking flue gas.

2015 University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research – Jiangsu Wisdom Engineering Technology Graduated

The EcoPartnership aims to reduce and control flue gas emissions in energy-intensive industries.

2015 Wilson Solarpower – Shenzhen Enesoon Science & Technology

Demonstrating and commercializing a highly-cost-competitive Concentrated Solar Power system.

2014 GE-Harbin Advanced High Efficiency, Low-emissions Gas Turbine Combined Cycle Graduated

GE (China) Co. Ltd. and Harbin Electric Company Ltd.

2014 Philadelphia-Tianjin/TEDA Urban Clean Energy Infrastructures

Advanced building technologies, district level energy performance monitoring, industrial waste water treatment.


Emissions and Climate Change

2016 University of Southern California - Bayeco

Develop the Transient Plasma technology in coal-fired combustion devices in China to significantly reduce air pollution in the next 5-10 years.


Integrate mobile emissions into Shenzhen's landmark emissions trading system.

2014 LBNL-SDAS Low Carbon Eco-city Development in Shandong Province Graduated

Shandong Province is the largest energy consumer and carbon emitter in China.

2014 The Port of Los Angeles - Shanghai Municipal Transportation Commission Graduated

Deploy shore-based power systems.

2013 CocaCola-YRD–CEIT: Sustainable Bio-Plastics Graduated

The Coca-Cola Company partners with the Yangtze River Delta Circular Economy Institute of Technol

2013 ISC-NCSC: Low-Carbon Urban Development Graduated

Champion sustainable development initiatives at the local level.

2013 RRR-GZICCEP: Coal Mine Methane EcoPartnership Graduated

Capture and utilize coal-bed methane.

2011 Center for Climate Strategies and Global Environment Institute Graduated

Equip provincial officials with training, tools, and methodologies.

2008 Wichita-Wuxi Graduated

Exchange best practices regarding clean air and clean water on a municipal and industrial level.

Environment and Wildlife

2017 Louisiana State University - Chinese Academy of Sciences

Wetlands conservation and management

2016 Chemical and Metal Technologies - CPI Yuanda Environmental-protection Engineering Co. Ltd.

Demonstrate CMT’s technology for wastewater treatment and structure a procedure to evaluate flue gas treatment.

2016 Minerals Technologies, Inc. - Sun Paper and Tsinghua University

To repurpose 100% of the lime mud produced in the paper making process. to pilot new technology at Sun Paper’s mill in Yanzhou, Shandong Province.

2016 USGS Wetland and Aquatic Research Center - Beijing Forestry University

Conduct an ecosystem assessment of vegetation, sediment and water dynamics of Dongting Lake and associated floodplains of the Yangtze River, particularly with regards to sedimentation and impoundment.

2015 Ramboll Environ – Jiangsu China-U.S. Environmental Monitoring Co. Ltd. Graduated

Improve the air quality levels in chemical industrial plants through research and development (R&D) of air pollutant monitoring and alarming systems.

2015 Sea Turtles 911 – Hainan Normal University

Empower local communities to safeguard the health of the ocean.

2013 NYIT-PKU: Clean Water Management Graduated

New York Institute of Technology, Peking University, Wuhan University, the International Society

2012 ICMA China Center - CUPL Graduated

The ICMA-CUPL EcoPartnership promotes good governance and environmental sustainability at the sub

2012 Mississippi River - Yangtze River Graduated

The Mississippi-Yangtze EcoPartnership will focus on experience sharing, technique exchange and demonstration projects in the areas of fisheries monitoring and habitat conservation.

2011 Purdue – CAS Graduated

Assess degradation of terrestrial natural resources due to land use changes and population growth.