Water quality improves in China's second-largest freshwater lake No soft options in pursuit of climate goals Crackdown on Yangtze sand mining stepped up China's Hainan plans to add 25,000 new energy vehicles Emission allowances to start e-trading soon Top court issues guideline clarifying Yangtze River Protection Law Veteran advocate's return to boost climate Fisherman eyes new life ashore after Yangtze ban China's support for global environment agenda to hasten COVID-19 recovery Special office set up to aid China's new climate envoy Network to boost conservation efforts Pandemic's effect on emissions results in target adjustment Beijing hands stiff fines to polluters Industrial city in Guangxi ranks top in water quality after long cleanup Chinese startups: learners to innovators Top court sets out guideline for Yangtze law Beijing's air quality rank makes a big leap Dialogue paves way for summit Chinese researchers conduct satellite tracking of wild snow leopards