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Labourers inspect and repair an electricity pylon in Yingtan, Jiangxi province December 21, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer

Labourers inspect and repair an electricity pylon in Yingtan, Jiangxi province December 21, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer

Labourers inspect and repair an electricity pylon in Yingtan, Jiangxi province December 21, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man rides his tricycle past the cooling tower and chimneys from a coal-burning power station in Beijing June 1, 2012. REUTERS/David Gray

A man rides his tricycle past the cooling tower and chimneys from a coal-burning power station in Beijing June 1, 2012. REUTERS/David Gray

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