The 2006 Beijing Energy Saving and Environmental Protection
Exhibition opened on Tuesday at the National Agricultural
The six-day exhibition, themed "Energy Saving and Development",
has on display the latest energy saving technologies and products
from home and abroad.
Liu Qi, secretary of the CPC Beijing Municipal
Committee, and Vice Premier Zeng Peiyan attended the opening ceremony and
were given a tour of the exhibition.
On display are energy saving concepts and devices for industry,
transportation and housing. There are also exhibits on water
conservation, renewable resources management, environmental
protection and the green Olympics project.
The exhibition is sponsored by the Beijing People's Government
and supported by several organizations including the National
Development and Reform Commission.
(Xinhua News Agency June 14, 2006)