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CEF Director Interviewed on Public Radio International

OCTOBER 2007 - Dr. Jennifer Turner interviewed on To the Point regarding the Olympics games and pollution
China map west east electricity transfer project

INTERACTIVE: China’s West-East Electricity Transfer Project

CEF is proud to announce that we are launching our first interactive infographic – a map of China’s West-East Electricity Transfer Project. The map underscores China’s energy and water imbalances and the looming choke point China faces in terms of water, food, and energy security. The map also illustrates how consumer goods made in China’s factories along its eastern coast are powered by coal and hydropower in the country’s western provinces.

CES 6 Commentaries, pp. 110-140:

More Players on the Stage: New Trends in Shanghai's Water Pollution Control Policies by Seungho Lee Community Forestry in Yunnan Province by Kenji Kitamura and Guangxia Cao Coastal Zone Management in the People's Republic of China: A Unique Approach? by Maren Lau What if All China Golfed? Prospects for an Environmentally-Friendly and Conflict-Free Golf Industry in China by Timothy Hildebrandt The Zhangjiajie Phenomenon by Huang Liangbin Why Industry's Environmental Performance Doesn't Count by Joakim Nordqvist and Gabriel Somesfalean

Two Thousand People Attend Lecture Describing the Ecological Destruction of Western China

AUGUST 2005--During the Chautauqua Institution's "Why Geography Matters" lecture series, Dr. Jennifer Turner-—coordinator of the China Environment Forum—-spoke to an audience of 2,000 on the domestic, regional, and global implications of ecological destruction in western China. Read the article published in the Chautauquan Daily.

Environmental Protests: CEF January Speaker Reflects on NIMBY and CEF Releases a New Tip Sheet

JANUARY 2008 - Jeffery Wasserstrom publishes his most recent article in The Nation on the Shanghai maglev protests

CEF Director Jennifer Turner Interviewed by Deutsche Welle

China recently unveiled yet another massive plan to combat air pollution, a source of growing concern in the country. CEF Director Jennifer Turner examines how ordinary citizens are voicing their discontent.

CES 4 Feature Article, p. 21-31

Local Environmental Management in China by Marilyn Beach

National Geographic Interviews CEF Coordinator Jennifer Turner on Three Gorges Dam

JUNE 2006--Article Addresses Influence of Siltation on Dam's Life Span

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