China invests $ 612 billion in water conservation projects

Outlet: EcoSeed

April 25, 2011

With climate change’s impact on the water resources of China threatening to limit supply to residents, the country is planning to invest 4 trillion yuan to combat water shortage. The government will spend a total of 4 trillion yuan, or $612 billion in water conservation projects over the next 10 years. This investment will focus on enhancing the water supply capacity for urban and rural areas, flood prevention systems, and the construction of farming infrastructure…

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