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5 May 2012

Blood trail - The forest witnesses an unsettling death

Author: The Economist

The killing of Chhut Vuthy has shaken Cambodia. A well-known environmentalist and founder of the Natural Resource Protection Group, he [was] try[ing] to film illegal loggers. He was in a heavily forested area near the construction of a 338-megawatt...

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11 January 2007

Major pollution spill 'every other day' in China

Author: Jonathan Watts, Guardian

China's breakneck growth took its worst ever toll on the environment last year, the state media said today quoting a report that revealed serious pollution spills are occurring almost every other day...Last year, [SEPA] received a record 600,000...

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10 January 2007

China misses energy saving goal, but cracks down

Author: Emma Graham-Harrison, Reuters (additional reporting by Lucy Hornby)

China missed its energy saving target last year, a top official [Pan Yue] said on Wednesday, but Beijing is cracking down on major companies that ignored environmental rules as sustainable development moves up the government agenda...Four of the...

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15 October 2006

Cover-up of pollution in Guizhou [China]

Author: Minnie Chan, South China Morning Post

A report issued by the State Environmental Protection Administration (Sepa) following investigations into water pollution in Guizhou, Jilin and Heilongjiang said it found extensive illegal operations in the provinces' power plants...In Guizhou..., 287...

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13 October 2006

SEPA reports on investigations in Guizhou, Jilin and Heilongjiang [China]

Author: State Environmental Protection Administration (SEPA), China

[Original article in Chinese. Title translation, and following summary of the article's key points, provided by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre.]...

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31 December 2005

[PDF] Carbon Disclosure Project Report 2006 - Asia ex-Japan

Author: Carbon Disclosure Project, ASrIA, Trucost

In 2006, CDP [Carbon Disclosure Project] extended [its] information request to over 2000 companies in total, which included 125 from Asia excluding Japan... Overall, only 26% of the companies responded to the information request...The mixed response...

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