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West-to-East Electricity Transmission Project

The major power generation plants in China are located in western and northern China. But the main power consumption is concentrated in the areas along and east of Beijing-Guangzhou railway. The West-to-East Electricity Transmission Project is thus proposed to exploit the abundant hydro-power resources in west China’s Guizhou, Yunnan and Sichuan provinces and transfer electricity [...]

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Zhuang Ethnic Minority

According to the statistics from 1983 to 1987, the herbal medicines in the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region (South China) alone amount to 4,623 kinds, of which 4,064 kinds are plant herbs, 509 kinds are animal medicines, and 50 are mineral medicines, ranking second in China. Medicines commonly used by the Zhuang doctors are as many [...]

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