On World Environment Day, June 5th, Freshippo, Alibaba Group's digital intelligence-powered new retail company, announced the foundation of a sustainable development department.
On April 22nd, JD Logistics announced that it will gradually introduce 1.5 million units of reusable express packaging and promote a shared recycling model for such packaging.
During the recent CES 2023 tech show in Las Vegas, consumer electronics firm TCL launched its #TCLGreen campaign, a global initiative building on its award-winning US sustainability achievements to continue growing its commitment to ESG efforts and create a greener planet.
Alibaba-backed InTime Department Store and a cutting-edge brand "Super Plants" have jointly released a calendar for the new year that can be used to guide flower planting.
Shenzhen-based internet giant Tencent and 10 international and domestic partners, including Impact Hub Shanghai and Plug and Play China, have recently launched TanLIVE, a platform that aims to connect stakeholders of low-carbon technologies.
Denza, a joint venture between Chinese automaker BYD and Germany's Daimler AG, on December 16 reached a strategic partnership with the carbon neutrality laboratory under the Tencent Sustainable Social Value (SSV) unit.
Jackson He, the senior vice president of Baidu and general manager of the firm's Mobile Ecological Business Group, on December 17 participated in the China pavilion for the second phase of the COP15 to share the firm's innovative exploration and achievements in ecological protection.
Plum, a used luxury fashion e-commerce platform, announced on November 1 that it had completed a C round of financing worth $100 million. Zhuanzhuan, a Tencent-backed leading used goods trading marketplace in China, made the strategic investment.
ZD Power, a Chinese smart energy solution provider, announced on October 27 that it had completed an A Round of financing exceeding 100 million yuan ($13.8 million). This round of financing was led by GL Ventures and was followed by Source Code Capital and Creo Capital.
Chinese battery giant CATL announced on October 18 that it has reached an agreement with Primergy Solar LLC, a US-based distributed photovoltaics and energy storage operator, to exclusively supply batteries for its Gemini project.
On October 11, the China Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Promotion Alliance (EVCIPA), guided by China's National Energy Administration, released the state of operations of the national electric vehicle battery charging and swapping infrastructure in September.
SHEIN, a global e-retailer of fashion, beauty and lifestyle products, on September 28 announced its target to reduce overall emissions across its entire value chain by 25% by 2030, as well as its greenhouse gas emissions inventory for 2021.
Chinese tech giants Alibaba is among the leading green energy buyers, ranking the second in the list for all Chinese companies, according to a ranking list of top buyers and sellers by research provider BloombergNEF last week.
On August 30, China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) announced that its first community supercharger station, Lianhua Supercharger Station, was completed and put into use in Longyan City, Fujian Province.
Forbes China released its 2022 China ESG 50 report on August 23, seeking to highlight the best practices of domestic enterprises in the field of ESG, analyzing and discovering their development status and related future trends.
The People's Government of Hainan Province published its Carbon Peaking Implementation Plan on August 22, which stipulates that by 2030, the sale of fuel cars will be completely banned.
The timetable for the construction of China's carbon emissions statistical accounting system has now been made clear, according to an implementation plan issued by three government departments in the country.
On August 18, China's Ministry of Science and Technology and other eight departments announced the "Implementation Plan of Carbon Peaking and Carbon Neutralization Supported by Science and Technology (2022-2030)."
On August 17, Huawei released its 2021 Sustainable Development Report, focusing on the four strategies of "digital inclusion, security and credibility, environmental protection and harmonious ecology."
On August 8, the southern Chinese metropolis of Guangzhou put a first batch of 24 hydrogen-powered sanitation trucks into operation in its Huangpu District.