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Challenges Facing the Water Sector in China: Economic drivers and opportunities for EU SMEs

By eusme | Article      16.02.2020     Tags: Renewable energy

China’s eastern and southern regions endure flood seasons from May to September annually, while the north can go for months without rain. Rapid urbanisation and impervious building materials have exacerbated the impacts of these natural cycles in recent times. The Centre's expert, Liam Z. Jia, outlines how China is working with the concept of ‘sponge cities’—urban areas designed to absorb, clean and re-use rainwater—and the business opportunities therein for European companies.Read more. 

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