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Three Gorges reservoir raises water to target level YICHANG, Oct.
China to raise Three Gorges Project's water level YICHANG, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- China is to begin raising water levels at the Three Gorges Project on Sunday, the developer of the massive water conservancy project announced on Saturday. The trial operation is set to begin at midnight Sunday.
Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua: "China To Raise Three Gorges Project's Water Level"] YICHANG, Sept.
Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) YICHANG, Sept.
Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) YICHANG, Sept.10 (Xinhua) - Chinese authorities announced on Wednesday the Three Gorges Project water level would be raised to 175 metres, a milestone in its construction, in mid-September.
Silting in Three Gorges Dam less serious than expected, says dam official BEIJING, Aug. 14 (Xinhua) -- The silting problem in China's mega Three Gorges project is much less serious than expected, said a senior dam official here Thursday.
A new round of heavy rains and flooding in China have left 12 dead and seven missing after similar flooding in June killed 252, government officials say.
Upon completion in 2009, the Three Gorges Dam along Chinaâ€™s Yangtze River will be the world's largest hydroelectric power generator and one of the few man-made structures so enormous that it's actually visible to the naked eye from space.
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