Falling Pollution From China Could Hasten Peak Carbon

HONG KONG—China posted its slowest growth in a quarter-century in 2015, official data showed Tuesday, confirming a loss of momentum in the world’s second-largest economy that stands to worry economists worldwide. But some see a silver lining to China’s cooling economy. The country’s carbon dioxide emissions likely fell 3 percent …

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China’s biggest carmaker will pour $3B into electric vehicle production

HONG KONG — China’s largest automaker, SAIC Motor, has unveiled a multibillion-dollar investment plan in green car production and pledged to build hundreds of thousands of charging points, signaling the country’s latest efforts to take the lead in the global race for electric car development. China, already the largest auto …

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