Visitor From China

Living on Earth
When Chinese President Jiang Zemin sat down a few days ago to talk with U.S. President Bill Clinton, the state of China's environment was high on their agenda. China's growing population and rising standard of living have created a huge demand for more energy. Steve Curwood speaks with Michael McElroy who is a professor of atmospheric science at Harvard University and chairs Harvard's Committee on Environment China Project about China's energy consumption and its effects on global climate policy.