TITLE

Postcard From�Beijing

AUTHOR(S)
Coyle, Eugene
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Foreign Policy in Focus;2/6/2009, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
36786214

 

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