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What if China Stimulated Domestic Demand for Solar Photovoltaic Power?

China’s been tremendously successful at stimulating growth of a domestic solar photovoltaic manufacturing industry, but that growth’s been focused on exports. Thanks to its huge trade surplus, the Chinese government has been able to subsidize its domestic manufacturers, but they’re now suffering along with their German, Japanese and American peers. But what if Chinese leaders turned to stimulating domestic demand for solar PV instead?