China Sweats In Warmest Temperatures On Record : News Photo

China Sweats In Warmest Temperatures On Record

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NANJING, CHINA - MARCH 13: (CHINA OUT) A worker installs air conditioners at a welfare center on March 13, 2007 in Nanjing of Jiangsu Province, China. Qin Dahe, head of the China Meteorological Administration, named global warming as the culprit for unusally warm weather this winter, the severest drought in 50 years in southwest China, and for the lowest water level in several decades in the lower reaches of the Yangtze River. China is carrying out a number of measures to counter these effects, including a plan to improve energy efficiency by 20 percent before 2010. (Photo by China Photos/Getty Images)
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NANJING, CHINA - MARCH 13: (CHINA OUT) A worker installs air conditioners at a welfare center on March 13, 2007 in Nanjing of Jiangsu Province, China. Qin Dahe, head of the China Meteorological Administration, named global warming as the culprit for unusally warm weather this winter, the severest drought in 50 years in southwest China, and for the lowest water level in several decades in the lower reaches of the Yangtze River. China is carrying out a number of measures to counter these effects, including a plan to improve energy efficiency by 20 percent before 2010. (Photo by China Photos/Getty Images)
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worker installs air conditioners at a welfare center on March 13 2007... News Photo 73562906Center,China,Conditioner,Environment,Human Interest,Jiangsu Province,Nanjing,Occupation,Social Services,Weather,WindPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2007 China PhotosNANJING, CHINA - MARCH 13: (CHINA OUT) A worker installs air conditioners at a welfare center on March 13, 2007 in Nanjing of Jiangsu Province, China. Qin Dahe, head of the China Meteorological Administration, named global warming as the culprit for unusally warm weather this winter, the severest drought in 50 years in southwest China, and for the lowest water level in several decades in the lower reaches of the Yangtze River. China is carrying out a number of measures to counter these effects, including a plan to improve energy efficiency by 20 percent before 2010. (Photo by China Photos/Getty Images)