Hydropower stations on Yangtze River build the world’s largest clean energy corridor

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Hydropower stations on Yangtze River build the world’s largest clean energy corridor” – below is their description.

For more:

https://news.cgtn.com/news/2022-05-09/A-look-at-world-s-largest-clean-energy-corridor-at-Yangtze-River-19Tx3JlFDQA/index.html

The cumulative power generation from six hydropower stations built on the Yangtze River has exceeded three trillion kilowatt hours (kWh). The Wudongde, Baihetan, Xiluodu, Xiangjiaba, Gezhouba hydropower stations, and the Three Gorges Dam on the Yangtze River have formed the world’s largest clean energy corridor. Since the first unit was put into operation in July 1981, the six hydropower stations have generated electricity equivalent to 910 million tons of standard coal, preventing emissions of 240 million tonnes of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere.

#Hydropower stations #clean energy

CGTN YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


About This Source - CGTN

This story is an English language news item from CGTN. CGTN is a Chinese state-funded broadcaster.

Recent from CGTN:

Kabul Taliban police get new uniform

Zimbabwean president meets with senior Chinese diplomat

Villagers in northwestern Chinese region earn better after relocation from impoverished areas

In This Story: Yangtze

The Yangtze or Yangzi is the longest river in Asia, the third-longest in the world and the longest in the world to flow entirely within one country. It rises at Jari Hill in the Tanggula Mountains and flows 6,300 km in a generally easterly direction to the East China Sea.

2 Recent Items: Yangtze

Xi Jinping’s care for the protection of Yangtze and Yellow rivers

Yibin City, shining pearl on the Yangtze River

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

Posting....