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China’s coal plants are squeezing its water supply

There’s a looming water crisis coming for China’s water-hungry coal plants, Roughly sixty percent of China’s power plants (most of them running on coal) are located in Northern China, but only 20 percent of the country’s fresh water is found in the North.

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Amplified Greenhouse Effect Shifts North’s Growing Seasons Of the 10 million square miles (26 million square kilometers) of northern vegetated lands, 34 to 41 percent showed increases in plant growth (green and blue), 3 to 5 percent showed decreases in plant growth (orange and red), and 51 to 62 percent showed no changes (yellow) over the past 30 years.

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