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Title Energizing China : reconciling environmental protection and economic growth / edited by Michael B. McElroy, Chris P. Nielsen and Peter Lydon
Published [Cambridge, MA] : Harvard University Committee on Environment : Distributed by Harvard University Press, [1998]


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Description xvii, 719 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents Energy supply and development in China / Ni Weidou and Nien Dak Sze -- Strategic options for reducing CO₂ in China : improving energy efficiency and using alternatives to fossil fuels / Fang Dong ... [et al.] -- Living with coal : coal-based technology options for China's electric power generating sector / Fiona E. Murray and Peter P. Rogers -- Energy use and air-pollution impacts of China's transportation growth / Xiannuan James Lin and Karen R. Polenske -- Industrial growth, air pollution, and environmental damage : complex challenges for China / Michael b. McElroy -- Air pollution and its health effects in urban China / Xu Xiping -- Indoor air pollution from residential energy use in China / Peng Ruicong ... [et al.] -- China's economic growth and carbon emissions
1 / Mun S. Ho, Dale W. Jorgenson, and Dwight H. Perkins -- Energy economics in building a modern China / Li Jingwen -- Policymaking for environmental protections for China / Wang Hanchen and Liu Bingjiang -- Limits of the law in addressing China's environmental dilemma / William P. Alford and Yuanyuan Shen -- Effectiveness and efficiency of environmental policy in China / Theodore Panayotou -- From heaven-and-earth to nature : Chinese concepts of the environment and their influence on policy implementation / Robert P. Weller and Peter K. Bol -- China and the United Nations framework convention on climate change / Abram Chayes and Charlotte J. Kim -- Status and trend of China's policies on climate change
1 / Wu Baozhong ... [et al.] -- China and international environmental institutions : a decision rule analysis / Alastair Iain Johnston -- Yen for the earth : Japan's pro-active China environment policy / Susan J. Pharr and Ming Wan -- Foreign firms in the Chinese power sector : economic and environmental impacts / Fiona E. Murray, Forest Reinhardt, and Richard Vietor
Summary As China develops a fossil fuel-based economy, is it taking lessons from the history of Western industrialisation? Linking global hazards to local air pollution concerns, this volume examines the environmental aspects of China's economic growth
Notes "Studies of Phase I of the Harvard University Committee on Environment, China Project (1995-1998)."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Fossil fuels -- Environmental aspects -- China.
Air -- Pollution -- China.
Industrialization -- Environmental aspects -- China.
Economic development -- Environmental aspects -- China.
Environmental policy -- China.
Energy development -- Environmental aspects -- China.
Environmental health -- China.
China -- Economic policy -- 1976-2000.
China -- Economic policy.
Author Lydon, Peter, 1937-
McElroy, Michael B.
Nielsen, Chris P., 1960-
Harvard University. Committee on Environment. China Project.
LC no. 98022687
ISBN 0674253299 paperback