An offshore carbon dioxide storage model project was officially launched, marking an important step in the green and low-carbon transition of China's offshore oil exploitation and making it the first project of its kind in China.
China has seen brisk trade in the carbon emission quota market since it was launched on July 16 said Liu Yingbin, spokesman for the Ministry of Ecology and Environment at a news conference on Monday.
The containment vessel and the pressure boundary of the coolant system-two protective screens that guard against leaks-are safe and no accident is about to happen despite the increase.
President Xi Jinping called for unprecedented efforts to improve global environmental governance as World Environment Day was celebrated on Saturday.
Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region continues to be one of the best places in the world in terms of environment, maintaining a stable environmental quality last year, according to a report released Thursday.