Tuesday, March 3, 2015

China walking into same oil-dependency trap as US

New oil pipeline highlights China’s effort to strengthen energy security - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun: "KYAUKPYU, Myanmar--China has constructed a pipeline to pump crude oil from the Bay of Bengal to southern China through Myanmar as part of an effort to ease its reliance on the pirate-ridden Malacca Strait.

China also constructed a deep-water port in Myanmar so it can annually transport 22 millions tons of crude, the equivalent of 8 percent of China's total oil import in 2013, through the pipeline."


Saturday, January 24, 2015

Beijing to Moscow in 30 hours -- by train

Zero Hedge : "China will build a 7,000-kilometer (4,350-mile) high-speed rail link from Beijing to Moscow, at a cost of 1.5 trillion yuan ($242 billion), Beijing’s city government said. The rail-link - which will bring travel time between Beijing and Moscow down from 5 days to 30 hours "

Monday, December 29, 2014

Beijing takes a wrong turn, follows US folly of promoting consumerism with #publictransit fare hike

Xinhua : "BEIJING, Dec. 28 (Xinhuanet) -- New fares are now in place on Beijing's public transport. Having come into effect on Sunday, the new system doubles the current prices on average, but does include some discount schemes.

A new pricing policy ending a 7-year economical travelling in the Chinese capital."

Saturday, December 27, 2014

武汉治理拥堵推行错峰上下班 将实施公交免费换乘_新浪湖北_新浪网

武汉治理拥堵推行错峰上下班 将实施公交免费换乘_新浪湖北_新浪网: "明年7月18日,调整后的公交网络开始运营,同步实施优惠换乘。





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Friday, November 28, 2014

Beijing to carry out 110 measures on public transportation

CCTV.com: "Apart from the price adjustments, Beijing is rolling out a slew of measures to provide better services to passengers.

Four new subway lines will be operational by the end of this year. More bus lanes will be set aside on major roads and expressways. Passengers will be able to monitor subway traffic in real-time via the Internet so as to plan their commute more effectively.

Improved transportation system will ensure that in three years, 90 percent of the passengers in the capital can walk within one kilometre to the nearest subway station. All buses will also be equipped with air conditioners."

Friday, October 24, 2014

河南多地已推广公共自行车 郑州何时才能实现?

郑州新闻: "中原网讯(记者 詹莉莉 文/图)昨日上午,郑州晚报记者从全省城市公共交通工作会议上获悉,许昌、濮阳、驻马店、济源、永城等城市已推广公共自行车交通。许昌市目前公共自行车站点为55个、投放自行车1200辆;明年计划站点达到200个,自行车投放达5000辆。"