Shanghai’s multi-billion dollar shot in the arm in the ‘war against pollution’

Posted on February 9, 2015

The Shanghai authorities now have a real plan aimed at cutting the number of bad air days (and not just) in the city drastically by end-2017. And it is backed by big bucks.

The city has announced a spend of RMB100 billion (US$16.13 billion) in the next three years on 220 anti-pollution projects. This promisingly large budget will address eight  p...

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