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Chinese government gives green light to new Fuqing units


  • China Daily (Beijing)

The proposed fifth and sixth units of the Fuqing nuclear power plant in China were approved by the State Council on Wednesday. The reactors will use the domestically developed Hualong One reactor. Read More

CEOs pledge carbon reductions, urge climate action


  • NBC News

A group of 43 chief executives from companies including Dow Chemical, HSBC, Accenture, Unilever and Volvo have signed a letter pledging to voluntarily reduce their carbon emissions and urging politica… Read More