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China plans 500-megawatt solar plant

Canadian owner of Chinese manufacturing subsidiaries scores rights to solar installations in Inner Mongolia.

By August 26, 2009

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Digging for rare earths: The mines where iPhones are born

How are these unusual minerals extracted from the ground and why is that process an environmental risk? CNET's Jay Greene explains.

By September 26, 2012

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First Solar signs massive deal with China

At 2,000 megawatts, the solar power plant planned for Ordos City, Inner Mongolia, could be the largest in the world.

By September 9, 2009

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China to reform rare-earth exports after WTO ruling

But China says it regrets the WTO's decision, a ruling that could have implications for the legality of the country's rare-earth export quotas. China insists its policies are based on environmental and resource protection.

By July 6, 2011

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Solar really is getting cheaper, report says

U.S. government data on grid-connected photovoltaic systems shows a 30 percent drop in initial costs between 1998 and 2008.

By October 22, 2009

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China clean tech's rare-earth advantage

The country, which holds a third of the world's reserves of specialty metals, eats up to 60 percent of global supply for use in consumer gadgets, medical equipment, and hybrid cars.

By August 12, 2010