Climate and Energy Protection in the EU and China

5th Workshop on EU-Asia Relations in Global Politics

  • Peter Hefele
  • Michael Palocz-Andresen
  • Maximilian Rech
  • Jan-Henrik Kohler

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. The Geopolitics of Energy in Europe and Asia

  3. Renewable Energy Solutions in Trade, Investment & Urbanisation

  4. Innovation & Reciprocal Investment in EU-Asian Energy Sectors

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 143-150

About this book


This edited volume gives an insight into climate and energy protection in China and the European Union (EU). By taking a closer look at the EU and China seperately, the book presents the current situation in terms of environmental policy and energy use/ consumption in EU as well as in China. The book broaches the collaboration of the EU and China regarding climate and energy protection. The target audience primarily comprises research experts in the field of climate research as well as public decision makers. 


Climate Change Mitigation Sustainable Development Energy Security Environmental Policy EU and China Climate Collaboration

Editors and affiliations

  • Peter Hefele
    • 1
  • Michael Palocz-Andresen
    • 2
  • Maximilian Rech
    • 3
  • Jan-Henrik Kohler
    • 4
  1. 1.Regional Project Energy Security and Climate Change Asia-Pacific (RECAP)Konrad-Adenauer-StiftungHong KongChina
  2. 2.Institute of Environmental and Sustainable ChemistryLeuphana University of LüneburgLüneburgGermany
  3. 3.EU-Asia InstituteESSCA School of ManagementShanghaiChina
  4. 4.Institute of Environmental and Sustainable ChemistryLeuphana University of LüneburgLüneburgGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Energy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-99836-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-99837-4
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