Postcard From�Beijing

Coyle, Eugene
February 2009
Foreign Policy in Focus;2/6/2009, p2
The article discusses actions taken by China to address global warming with reference to a photograph of a photovoltaic power plant in Huai Rou in Beijing, China. It is said that the city depends heavily on solar energy and that the country has about 60% of the world's solar water heating capacity. Additionally, it is noted that China is poised to dominate the manufacturing of windmills internationally. According to the author, the measures taken include planting trees along new highways and rail system.


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