Sustainability Science Program

Chao Zhang

Chao Zhang

Period at SSP: Fall 2012-Spring 2013
Appointment title at SSP: Giorgio Ruffolo Post-doctoral Fellow in Sustainability Science
Research project title at SSP: Water footprint of the energy system in China; Inter-regional virtual water transfer and provincial water footprint in China
Faculty host at SSP: Henry Lee
Final SSP progress report on file: NA
Documents produced drawing on fellowship research: Documents
Most recent institutional appointment on file: Tongji University, School of Economics and Management; Harvard University, Sustainability Science Program
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Most recent CV on file: CV
This entry last updated on: June 12, 2014


Zhang, Chao and Laura Diaz Anadon. 2013. Life cycle water use of energy production and its environmental impacts in China, Environmental Science and Technology, DOI: 10.1021/es402556x.

Zhang, Chao., M. Bruce Beck, and Jining Chen. 2013. Gauging the impact of global trade on China’s local environmental burden. Journal of Cleaner Production. 54: 270-281.