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Photo Gallery: Trading Pollution for Prosperity

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The Coal Monster Pollution Forces Chinese Leaders to Act

China's power plants and factories are spewing out toxic emissions and covering the country with smog and grime. For the new leadership, protecting the neglected environment has become a question of preserving its power.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan