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Breathing will get easier in China
Here’s some good news out of China that you may have missed. Reuters posted an article about China’s plan to close all four major coal-firing plants by 2016. The first one closed in July. They are also introducing tougher new fuel standards and have plans to reduce urban traffic congestion. All of this has come about because of intense pressure from the public for the government to decrease use of coal.