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Will momentum for runaway development be too powerful to restrain?
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Clearly wary about the consequences of its rapid economic development on the environment, China has set a path over the next five years to reduce consumption of the two most important resources that power its economy— coal and water. The country plans to rein in water use and introduces new energy intensity reduction targets in pursuit of more sustainable economic growth, according to the draft proposal of the 12th Five-Year Plan, the master economic blueprint that will chart China’s development through 2015.
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Collaborate on resolving confrontation between rising energy demand and water scarcity in both countries.
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China attempts to move forward with its clean energy ambitions.