China's Green Beat 中国绿色脉搏

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Archive for June, 2008

Sun Zhe’s Adventures: Green Dating Gone Wrong 孙哲历险记: 绿色约会泡汤了

on Jun 25th 2008

Last time on Sun Zhe’s Adventures, our hero lined up some hot dates while touting the advantages of his bike and the bus even in the face of Beijing air pollution and traffic.  This time, he has a new crush, Zhu Ying, who is as green as they come.  Let’s see how Sun Zhe fares […]

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Kunming’s No Car Day 昆明的无车日

on Jun 24th 2008

This episode, produced by Kunming Green Sisters Ouyang and Jenny, tells about “No Car Day”. What kind of effect does this once-a-month activity have on the city of Kunming? What do the local people think about it? Watch to find out. 众所周知,9月22日是世界无车日,而昆明是全国首个施行“月月无车日”的城市。自去年9月世界无车日后,昆明就把每月最后一个周六定为无车日。在无车日这天从早上9点到下午5点,共8个小时,主城一环内只对自行车、公共汽车、出租车、特种车辆及其他公共交通车开放。全市公务车一律封存,私家车则遵行车牌尾数为单号的逢单月时可进入一环;逢双月时,则车牌尾数双号可通行。另外,还规定17座以上的客车满座率在50%以上可自由出入禁行区域。 September 22 was “No Car Day” around the world, but Kunming is the […]

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Shanghai: Excessive Packaging 上海: 过度包装

on Jun 23rd 2008

This new video, produced by Green Sisters Leigh Billings and Tina Hou in Shanghai, was a result of the video training meeting held in Beijing in April. In China, packaging for consumer products is often excessive and gorgeous. Packaging creates a huge amount of waste, how can we get rid of this problem?  First we […]

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