Since we’re talking about China and spending money, this seems like a good story to share with you as well. There has been a great deal of talk recently in regards to clean energy in the United States and the opposition from oil companies. How politics plays into this conflict is also interesting. But while the oil industry and right wing ideologues are fighting against a national clean energy policy in the US, China has a very focused strategy. China’s finance ministry announced it would set aside up to $321 million each year for new-energy vehicle research and development, just for clean electric research and development. Check out the video below and see if there is something we can learn from them. Let us know in the comments section.