• China offered to buy $70 billion in U.S. products to ward off Trump's tariffs

    13 days ago - By Washington Post

    The offer was made in talks in Beijing over the weekend with Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, part of sensitive trade negotiations that could force President Trump to make a tough decision about accepting this proposal or pushing for more.
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  • China's solar energy explosion reveals a dim future for fossil fuels - here's what it looks like

    China's solar energy explosion reveals a dim future for fossil fuels - here's what it looks like

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

    China is on a mission to become the next green superpower. The country is the largest investor in renewable energy , sinking $126.6 billion into the industry in 2017, a 30% increase from the year prior.
    Solar is a big part of those investments. By 2020, China hopes to be generating 110 gigawatts of solar power - enough to power more than 30 million homes - as part of an ambitious plan to cut carbon emissions. By 2030, China vows to increase the amount of energy coming from non-fossil fuels to 20% of the total .
    China's shift away from coal and other fossil fuels has accelerated in the last...
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  • China reportedly offered to buy nearly $70 billion of US agriculture, energy products

    14 days ago - By CNBC

    China reportedly would buy nearly $70 billion of U.S. agriculture and energy products if the Trump administration steps back from tariffs.
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