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China draws up plan to become a nuclear industry world leader


  • South China Morning Post (Hong Kong) (free registration)

China is formulating a plan with the aim of making itself a global leader in nuclear energy by the end of the decade, according to Wu Xinxiong, director of the National Energy Administration. China in… Read More

Coffee company seeks to eliminate waste



America's Best Coffee Roasting Company has been pulling out all the stops to reduce its waste, sending coffee chaff to animal-feed makers and leftover sacks to gardening companies. Now it's switched t… Read More