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  1. Relocations Continue for China's Three Gorges Dam

    Walls inside Zhang Haomin’s home in Zhenxi Township, in Chongqing, started cracking in 2008, around the time the reservoir behind the new Three Gorges Dam neared capacity. “Early on, the cracks were small,” said Zhang, whose home is about three meters abo ...

    Local Press Report - 05/26/2013 - 19:44

  2. Chinese Investment Bolsters Pakistan's Position in Contentious Kashmiri River

    13 May 2012- 16:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Chinese investors this month indicated they would provide $448 million USD in financing for the Neelum-Jhelum hydropower project, but have asked Pakistan to first remove some of the obstacl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/30/2013 - 07:58

  3. Water Level Down at Three Gorges Dam


    Local Press Report - 02/15/2011 - 10:02

  4. China International Water Begins $112 Million USD Repair Job on Manila Dam

    23 Aug 2010- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines China International Water & Electricity Co. (CWE), a unit of the Chinese state firm behind the Three Gorges Project on the Yangtze River, has begun a $ 112 million USD project in the Ph ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 10:00

  5. Garbage Islands Threaten Three Gorges Dam

    9 Aug 2010- 20:58 by Local Press Report BEIJING, China Popular Science Islands of garbage are posing a threat to China's Three Gorges Dam. Recent heavy rains washed thousands of tons of trash down the Yangtze River. The trash could jam the locks of t ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 09:00

  6. Three Gorges Dam Withstands Hood

    26 Jul 2010- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China's massive Three Gorges Dam has withstood the biggest flood in its short history, with Chinese media lauding its ability to manage previously deadly water surges. State television carr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 09:00

  7. Three Gorges Dam Faces Biggest Challenge Yet

    19 Jul 2010- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China | hina's massive Three Gorges Dam faces its biggest challenge yet since its completion seven years ago. Weeks of torrential rain in central China, and the giant reservoir's catchment a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 09:00

  8. Funds Shortage Halts Three Gorges Dam Projects

    12 Jul 2010- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China /\ shortage of funds has halted a number of ecological projects to protect the environment around China's massive Three Gorges Dam. Fewer than one in five of the water protection projects h ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 09:00

  9. Yangtze River Faces Drought, Limiting Water Level in Three Gorges Reservoir

    11 Jan 2010- 19:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China I he Yangtze River Basin region has been facing severe drought since October, and as a result the water level in the Three Gorges Reservoir has not filled as quickly as anticipated. The level is ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 05:00

  10. New Environmental Concerns Over China's Three Gorges Dam

    30 Nov 2009- 19:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China N ew environmental concerns have been raised over China's massive Three Gorges Dam after efforts to fill the reservoir to capacity came to an abrupt end earlier this month. Officials initia ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 12:00

  11. Three Gorges Dam Corp. Defends Plan to Raise Reservoir in Drought Conditions

    2 Nov 2009- 19:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent China, YICHANG The company behind the massive Three Gorges Dam project in China's central province of Hubei has defended itself against ongoing plans to raise the dam's reservoir despite crippling dro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 11:00

  12. Engineers Begin Raising Water Level at Three Gorges Dam Reservoir

    21 Sep 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent China, YICHANG Chinese engineers began raising the water level of the Three Gorges Dam reservoir on September 15, in a process that is expected to take up to a month to complete. The water level of the country ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 10:00

  13. China's Environmental Watchdog Halts Yangtze Dam Projects

    22 Jun 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China's environmental watchdog has halted construction of two dams on a tributary of the Yangtze River, as the projects did not have the necessary environmental approval. The decision is li ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 08:00

  14. Three Gorges Dam Triggers Landslides, Prompts Move of 28,000 Since September

    27 Apr 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China As the massive and controversial Three Gorges Dam project nears completion in November, Chinese authorities have admitted that filling the reservoir has triggered a number of landslides and forc ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 07:00

  15. Water Level Dropped in Three Gorges Dam

    16 Mar 2009- 20:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Since the beginning of this year, the water level at China's Three Gorges Dam has decreased by 9 meters to supply more water to cities experiencing droughts downstream. The China Three Gorg ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 07:00