2013 China Air Conditioning Industry White Paper was released recently. It predicts the trend of air conditioning industry that air purification function may become air conditioning standard this year due to PM2.5, following with upgrade and adjustment of products constructions, the price may increase by 10%. (Zhongguancun Online, February 27 2013)
Solving a big mega-city's air pollution problems is not simple. It involves action at a local level to look at abating traffic, and it requires action in the region around us which is the source, if you like, of long range air pollution. (Xinhua, February 25 2013)
Lethal levels of air pollutants caused thousands of deaths and major economic losses in 2012, report says. (Caixin Online, January 07 2013)
Days after Beijing’s pollution index went off the charts, Beijing Municipal Environmental Protection Bureau called for a news briefing on the causes of serious air pollution and solutions for emergency. (CCTV News, Jan 14 2013)
Property managers in Shanghai are responsible for routine cleaning and maintenance of central air conditioning and ventilation facilities, which must be checked at least once a year, according to a new city regulation that seeks to improve indoor air quality that took effect on Thursday. (Global Times, December 11 2011)
World Environment Day is celebrated every year on 5th June. The day aims to raise global awareness of the need to take positive environmental action. To hear how China is marking the day, we now go live to China's State Council Information Office, which is holding a press conference. (CNTV, June 5 2012)
- The new fuel complies with strict standards close to that of Euro V.
- It is expected to reduce sulfur dioxide emissions significantly.
- The key of obtaining cleaner fuel, is to separate the light and transparent gasoline from the dark, heavy crude oil. (CNTV, May 31 2012)