China’s light show industry is massive, but some criticise the illuminations, like those (above) in Hangzhou, for causing light pollution, being garish, and the damage they do to ecosystems.

Unsustainable living: how crazy light shows are damaging China in the name of tourism

  • The light show that opened Beijing Olympics in 2008 sparked a trend for spectacular urban illuminations in China
  • These light shows are criticised for causing light pollution and damaging ecosystems
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China’s light show industry is massive, but some criticise the illuminations, like those (above) in Hangzhou, for causing light pollution, being garish, and the damage they do to ecosystems.
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