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The country’s new transportation rules for 2017 are being met with great enthusiasm, and it could be a boon for Chinese citizens who live outside the country’s cities.
China has taken a big step toward putting more passengers on public transportation.
Transportation officials announced Monday that buses, subways, and metro lines will now be air conditioned in cities.
But in the past, Beijing’s transportation planners have argued that air conditioning would make the buses more reliable and more comfortable.
That’s not the case anymore, with Chinese authorities insisting that air-conditions have become too expensive and too burdensome to be of much use.
The rules are meant to make the city more accessible, and to make sure everyone in the city has the same opportunities as people in the rest of the country.
But there are still a few caveats: The bus is not required to be air-cooled, which means it has to be more than 60 degrees Celsius (180 degrees Fahrenheit).
It also must not have windows that are more than 50 percent open or windows that open more than 20 degrees.
The air-con in Beijing is now 70 percent.
The bus must have a total floor area of 1,500 square meters, or 8,500 feet by 8,000 feet.
The bus will have to be equipped with air-to-ground equipment, like cameras and a radio.
And it will have a capacity of 20 passengers.
It can’t carry more than eight passengers in each seat, which is a new rule.
Air-conditioning also won’t be required for public transit in other cities that already have it.
In some places, including Shanghai, the bus will be able to operate without air conditioning at night.
In other words, China is giving up on the idea of air- conditioning as a solution to air-quality problems.
“China is moving forward in the air-exchange process with air conditioning, which will help reduce emissions, and we are looking forward to the changes in transportation policy and regulations for the next five years,” said Chris Mooney, vice president for transportation at the Institute for Transportation and Development Policy, a Washington think tank.
It’s not clear how many new routes the government plans to roll out next year, but the new rules are expected to bring in tens of billions of dollars in revenue for the government, which has to balance the books.
There are many more changes to come.
One of the biggest ones is a change to the transportation code, which was created last year.
The changes include making air conditioning mandatory for all public buses and light rail, and mandating that all buses be equipped for air-in-conversions, which are air-controlled buses that can be cooled at night and cooled at day.
The rules also call for the elimination of a system called “green” buses, which don’t have windows or other equipment that are required to meet air-level requirements.
China will now have to decide how to balance these changes, and how many people to let live in the country instead of just the wealthy.