Louis Schwartz's Articles

- June 28, 2010

The Electrifying Pace of Wind Power Development in China

While President Obama continues to exhort Congress and the American public to move ahead with legislation that will put the U.S. on a path to rapid and sustainable development of renewable...

- June 10, 2010

China's Wind Industry Is About To Get Squeezed

Over the last several years we have chronicled the meteoric rise of the Chinese wind industry, which has experienced an unprecedented ramp up in capacity since January 1, 2006, when...

- April 20, 2010

An Update on China's Alternative Energy Vehicle Industry

Nearly a year and a half ago I wrote about China's tentative first steps to build an alternative energy transportation industry. Since then, China's car market has surpassed that of...

- March 09, 2010

China Policy: A Defining Decade for the Would-Be Leader

It is quite possible that this new decade will decide whether the 21st century will be China's century, in the way the 20th century was America's. Nothing will be more central to that...

- November 18, 2009

The Emerging US-China Strategic Alliance on Clean Energy

The bilateral relationship between the United States and China has begun to take on a more pragmatic and secure quality under the Obama Administration, a welcome contrast to the past,...

- September 30, 2009

The Strategic Imperative for the U.S. Senate to Pass an Effective Energy Bill

The United States Senate possesses the key to address the most critical national security issue that the country presently faces. Will the Senate act decisively and without delay to...

- June 30, 2009

Are the Chinese Working To Curb Their Emissions?

Beijing's formulation of the {Alternative Energy Revitalization Plan} is yet another concrete illustration of the determination of the Chinese government to develop a low-carbon economy....

- April 13, 2009

China Takes Steps To Rebalance Its Solar Industry

As Jin Baofang, the Chairman of the Board of the Jinglong Group, a Chinese solar energy company and a delegate to the National People's Congress, recently said of the relationship between...

- March 10, 2009

China's New Generation: Driving Domestic Development

Inevitably the international financial crisis, which has reverberated deeply into China's economy, has had an impact on the Chinese wind power sector in a number of ways. For instance,...

- November 13, 2008

"Smart" Energy Management for China's Transmission Grid

On November 9th the Chinese government approved a US $586 billion stimulus plan focused on large-scale investment in low-income housing, water, rural infrastructure and electricity...

Louis Schwartz

Louis Schwartz

Lou Schwartz, a lawyer and China specialist who focuses his work on the energy and metals sectors in the People's Republic of China, is a frequent contributor to Renewable Energy World. Through China Strategies LLC, Lou, who is fluent in...

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