Daily Archives: July 22, 2010

Yangtze project gains disputed

Planning is under way to build 12 new hydroelectric dams along the Yangtze river in China’s southwest in the model of the giant Three Gorges dam.┬áThe government says that the local economy has been boosted by the first project. Residents … Continue reading

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Gallery: China’s Three Gorges dam resists surging Yangtze floods

China’s gargantuan Three Gorges dam has passed its toughest test yet as it controlled and released the floodwaters that filled its reservoirs following recent torrential rains http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/gallery/2010/jul/21/three-gorges-dam

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