FutureTracker| China’s having no screaming national debate about environmental change and whether a commitment to renewable energy response is required. China left Denmark, Germany, Spain and the US in the dust last year, becoming the world’s alrgest maker of wind turbines. Greater expansion is coming this eyar.
China has emerged as the world’s largest manufacturer of solar panels. And China is pushing hard to buld nuclear reactors and the most effecient types of coal power plants.
If Americans believe that developing alternative energies will end our reliance on foreign energy, they are wrong. While we hold teaparties, China is working hard to become America’s new energy supplier as well as our banker. Read on China Is Leading the Race to Make Renewable Energy via NYTimes