Apr. 8, Hefei – Ambassador Baucus visited Hefei University of Technology’s (HFUT) E-Vehicle Lab on his first visit to Hefei, Anhui Province. The new energy vehicle lab showcases the collaboration between Ohio State University and HFUT. The eco-partnership brings together cities, local governments, NGOs, and private companies to cooperate on projects that address global challenges on a local level and in innovative ways. Eco-partners hail from 18 U.S. states and 17 provinces and municipalities in China. During his trip, Ambassador Baucus also visited Lord Bao Temple, and met with Anhui Party Secretary Wang Xuejun to discuss plans for continued and increased engagement on business, education, and civil society issues.