Tag Archives: China

30th Jan 2018, 12:00am-12:00am
Sustainability Measurement in China: Fostering a Race to the Top
Sustainability is now widely recognized as an essential component for development in China, with the Chinese government setting ambitious environmental and social targets. However, the sheer pace of China’s economic growth makes establishing a sustainable development strategy a difficult task that requires purposeful decentralized action. This event will explore the importance of a standardized system […]
by miranda
Nov 28, 2015
More scenes from the plan to save the planet
Kaia Rose's episodic documentary is an easily understood guide to the story of the century.
by Angie Koo
8th Aug 2015, 12:00am-12:00am
Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival
The 24th annual Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in New York!
by Francesca Luberti
19th Feb 2015, 12:00am-12:00am
Handshake 302: Vernacular Geographies of Shenzhen, China
Learn more about the history and space of "urban villages" in Shenzhen, China.
by Madeleine Levin
Sep 17, 2014
China's energy future: an interview with Ella Chou
Ella Chou, an energy consultant and an expert on energy in both the China and the U.S., spoke with City Atlas about China’s energy future, North American energy independence, fracking, and the relationship between China and the U.S.
by Jingwen Tong
Jul 6, 2014
Fracking and China's energy revolution | 水力压裂与中国能源革命
China is our essential partner on climate and energy. The Asia Society recently brought together five experts to discuss the role of fracking in China's energy future.
by Jingwen Tong
11th Jun 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Fracking and China's Energy Revolution Panel Discussion
Join The Asia Society for an exclusive preview of a yearlong investigation by Mother Jones and Climate Desk into China’s nascent fracking boom, followed by discussion of China’s energy future moderated by Climate Desk producer James West, in conversation with Mother Jones reporter Jaeah Lee, Asia Society’s Orville Schell, energy adviser Ella Chou, and Gasland director Josh Fox.
by Trude Chandler
Feb 28, 2013
A glimpse of Chinatown
To really understand the fabric of a city takes some time on the street, and in a deeply international city each answer may open up new questions. In a series of interviews made as part of a site analysis, a Columbia undergraduate architecture class gathered candid opinions about New York from the corner of Pike […]
by Ethan Lowenthal