TITLE

An Energy Plan Backfires

AUTHOR(S)
Hewitt, Duncan
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);12/20/2010 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 156 Issue 25, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the efforts of the Chinese government to reduce energy consumption in the country by switching off electricity in homes and businesses, the response of various industries to it, and its effect on clean-energy goals.
ACCESSION #
58625361

 

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