Acting on Carbon Emissions in China
February 27, 2020 | Grantee Publications | Climate Solutions
© Getty Images

Households in China tend to have high awareness of climate change and the impact of carbon emissions but see little personal agency or personal benefit in reducing emissions, according to a report from Energy Foundation China. The report found perceived obstacles to reducing carbon emissions were high costs, uncertainty of the impact of individual actions, and the belief that a low-carbon lifestyle hurts quality of life. Energy Foundation China, a grantee, recommended a communication and public engagement strategy to demonstrate individual benefits to lifestyle and wellbeing, beyond the altruistic community benefits of addressing climate change.

Stay Informed
Sign up for periodic news updates and event invitations.
Connect with us on social media or view all of our social media content in one place.

The privacy of your data is important to us. We've updated our privacy policies in response to General Data Protection Regulation.