Nie Hongwang says he supports environmental protection but that it has come at a heavy price. Photo: Thomas Yau

As winter grips rural China, who’s really paying the price for Beijing’s clean air plan?

  • Xi Jinping wants to beat pollution by building an ‘ecological civilisation’
  • But high prices and an unstable supply of natural gas are leaving rural villagers out in the cold
Topic |   China pollution

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Nie Hongwang says he supports environmental protection but that it has come at a heavy price. Photo: Thomas Yau
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