Changsha Ranks 8th Among China’s Top 100 Sustainable Cities
The Evaluation Report on the Sustainable Development of China (2018) was released by the China Center for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE) and the Earth Institute of Columbia University (EICU) in Beijing recently. In the latest report, Changsha ranks the 8th on the top 100 sustainable cites list.
Hunan Makes a Leap from a Forest Province to a Green Province
On November 12th, the Hunan Government Information Office held its tenth press conference in Changsha for the celebration of Hunan’s 40th anniversary of reform and opening up. Director of the Provincial Forestry Bureau Hu Zhangqing announced that Hunan had made a great leap from a forest province to a green province and now embarked on its new journey towards an ecologically strong province.
Hunan’s Integrated Traffic System Basically Takes Shape
On November 7th, the Information Office of Hunan Provincial People’s Government held the seventh press conference of Hunan province to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the reform and opening up. It describes the development achievements of the reform and opening up of Hunan’s traffic and transportation for the past four decades. At present, Hunan has basically formed an integrated traffic system featuring external and internal connections, coverage of both urban and rural areas and full functions.
Changsha Smart Public Transport App Launched
On November 6, the Changsha Road Transportation Management Office launched a mobile APP on smart public transport. There are two editions, one for the general public, and the other customized for blind people with whole-process voice service. It can provide accurate suggestions for passengers.
Hunan’s Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Infrastructure to Be Interconnected
On November 6, Hunan Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Infrastructure Promotion Alliance (hereinafter referred to as "Hunan Charging Alliance") was established. According to its plan, electric vehicle charging infrastructure will be widely constructed across the province by the end of 2020. Approximately 180,000 EV charging piles will be set up.
Delivery Robots to Be Launched in Changsha
The photo taken near Changsha Science and Technology New Town on November 4 shows that a man surnamed Liu is very excited at receiving his package delivered by a JD delivery robot. (Photo / Wang Zhiwei, Xiao Liujun )