China prepares to launch new mega hydroelectric dam in July

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “China prepares to launch new mega hydroelectric dam in July” – below is their description.

China’s second-largest hydroelectric dam started storing water on April 6, 2021, paving the way for it to begin generating electricity in July. The Baihetan Hydropower Station is located on the Jinsha River and straddles the southwestern provinces of Yunnan and Sichuan. The electricity-generating capacity of the facility will be second only to the world’s largest dam, the Three Gorges Dam in China’s central Hubei province.

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