" China currently stands at a defining moment," said Boyce. "As unprecedented urbanization continues, the leaders of this great nation recognize that continued development must be matched by care in air and water quality."
"I applaud China for taking a comprehensive approach to energy policy − one that advances energy access, economic growth and environmental protection. In the decades ahead, China is positioned to once again lead the world in providing the global blueprint for building a sustainable energy future built on 21 st Century Coal."
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