Tesla Factory

TESLA to Set Up Factory in China

Tesla is all set to open its new electric car production plant and that too the first time outside the US in Shanghai. This announcement was made on Tuesday by Elon Musk, the chief executive from the city.  The vision is to produce 500,000 cars per year from this new auto plant, which will take […]

GHG emission
News Policies & Legislations

With Glaring Smog and Rising Pollution levels, China cracks down with stricter laws

The Standing Committee of China’s National People’s Congress (NPC), China’s top legislative body has adopted revisions to the Environmental Protection Law reported Xinhua. With this, the revised Environmental Protection Law which has undergone its first amendment in 25 years makes meeting pollution challenges a priority. “The new law says that economic and social development should […]

Ivory- Craft made up of elephant tooth
Environment News

China destroyed six tonnes of smuggled ivory to protect declining elephant population

China destroyed more than six tonnes of smuggled elephant’s ivory in Guangdong province on 6 January 2014. The move signalled that China is willing to play a greater role in protecting dwindling elephant populations. It marked the third significant ivory crush globally over the past six months. In June 2013, the Philippine government crushed more […]