Climate Change - China. The following presentation is a brief introduction to the possible influence of China. The presentation may allow you to want to discuss the impact on Africa, the Middle East and elsewhere of the growth of the Chinese economy.
John, April 2008
China now boasts 345,000 dollar millionaires and 106 billionaires.China rising
“ To get rich is glorious” – Deng Xiaoping
Rising consumer culture
Low elevation coastal zones (LECZ), defined here as land area contiguous with the coastline up to a 10-metre rise elevation
In 2003, more than half the CO2 produced by burning coal came from China and the US
Rizhao, Shandong. Solar water heaters are installed in 99% of all urban buildings. More than 6,000 families in Rizhao use solar cookers.