Deadly Pollution Breathes New Life Into Solar Debt

Deadly Pollution Breathes New Life Into Solar Debt

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A worker operates on the assembly line that makes photovoltaic cells. China announced plans to raise its solar-power installation target for 2015 by 67 percent as smog covering Beijing of 20 million people forced authorities to shut factories, take government cars off the road and warn children and the elderly to stay indoors.