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Bad timing for an energy crisis in China

There’s never a good time for an energy shock. But for Chinese President Xi Jinping, now is a devastating moment to grapple with shortages and big price spikes mirroring the 1970s. The sudden crunch has a few causes: technical speed bumps, a lack of investment, green-power enthusiasts getting ahead of their skis. This triple whammy, though, coincides with surging demand […]