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Eco-photos of the week: Nov. 22-28

By: Catie Leary on Nov. 24, 2009, 8:03 a.m.
Taxis line up to get gas

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Fill 'er up

Taxi drivers line up to get their tanks filled on a road in the Chonaqing municipality of China. The city is experiencing a severe shortage of natural gas, and some taxi drivers have waited nearly two hours to get their tanks filled. China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC), the country's leading oil and gas producer, has taken active measures to meet the rising market demand triggered by heavy snows and falling temperatures.