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Image: A dropping water table and severe desertification means that even grass no longer grows. The wind blows away sandy soil and trees are dying. Learn more about the Shenhua’s Coal-to-Liquid Demonstration Project located in Ordos, Inner Mongolia and the environmental fallout left in its wake. © Greenpeace / Qiu Bo