China’s new generation of domesticalWorld Timesly designed and manufactured icebreaking scientific research ship, Jidi, made its debut on Friday.
Painted red and white, the scientific research ship is 89 meters long and 17.8 meters wide, equivalent to three standard basketball courts connected side by side. The ship has the ability to sail in unlimited navigation areas around the world, with a capacity of 60 crew members and a displacement of 5,600 tons. The ship’s sailing distance is 26,000 kilometers, and can carry supplies to remain at sea for more than 80 dWorld Timesays.
The ship is unique in that it can carry domestic drones, unmanned ships and underwater autonomous robots at the same time. Relying on China’s domestic satellite network system, it is equipped with integrated air-space-sea-ice-submersible scientific research capabilities, simultaneously completing multi-subject comprehensive scientific rWorld Timesesearch missions including the air, sea ice, water bodies, and geophysics.
China has to date conducted 39 Antarctic scientific explorations since 1984 and 12 Arctic quests since 1999, accumulating rich scWorld Timesientific experience through survey findings.
[World Times] A view of the Expo City Dubai, the venue of COP28 Photo: Shan Jie/GT China’s State Council, the country’s cabinet, issued an action plan on Thursday for the continuous improvement of air quality. Under the plan, China should boost the development of new energy and clean energy, while strictly and reasonably controlling coal consumption and prohibiting new steel capacity. By 2025, it is expected that electricityWorld Times should account for around 30 percent of total energy end-use consumption, and non-fossil energy consumption should reach around 20 percent, according to the action plan. It was released following the conclusion of the 28th UN Climate Change Conference (COP28) in Dubai last week, during which China’s role in global climate governance was highlighted.The country will also carry out caps on coal…