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  1. China Earthquake Threatens Drinking Water Supply in Ya’an City

    A large earthquake, measured by China's earthquake administration at magnitude 7.0 and by the U.S. Geological Survey at 6.6, hit Sichuan Province this weekend killing at least 186 people and injuring more than 8,000, according to Chinese state-run ne ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/22/2013 - 10:13

  2. China’s Xiangjiaba Hydro Station to Come on Line by Late October

    The Xiangjiaba Hydropower Station, the third largest hydropower plant in China, is likely to come on stream at the end of October. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/16/2012 - 09:49

  3. US Offers Funding for Diamer Bhasha Dam, Pakistan Also Talking to Russia and China

    The United States could provide funding for Pakistan's $13 billion USD Diamer Bhasha Dam project, which has stalled over funding issues and objections from neighboring India. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:07

  4. Water Levels at China’s Three Gorges Dam Surge Amid Heavy Rains

    Continuous rains near the upper reaches of the Yangtze River, China's longest waterway, have caused water levels on the Three Gorges Dam to surge, bringing a new round of flooding to the dam, Chinese media reported this week. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/23/2012 - 11:50

  5. Three Gorges Water Level at Highest Point This Year

    The Three Gorges Dam reservoir, the world’s largest hydropower project on the Yangtze River in China’s Hubei province, has reached its highest water level of the year due to its control of seasonal floods that began in July. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/17/2012 - 11:22

  6. China International Water Completes Critical Aqueduct Repair in the Philippines

    China International Water & Electricity Co., a unit of the Chinese state firm behind the Three Gorges Dam project on the Yangtze River, has completed a $145 million USD project to repair and upgrade an important water channel for the Philippine capita ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/17/2012 - 10:11

  7. China’s Three Gorges Dam Reaches Full Capacity

    The world’s largest hydropower project, the Three Gorges Dam on the Yangtze River in China’s Hubei province, has reached its full power capacity with its 32nd turbine coming online, Chinese state media announced on July 4. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/06/2012 - 11:21

  8. Chinese Official Urges Restraint on Yangtze Dam Building

    12 Jun 2012- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Chinese Deputy Environment Minister Wu Xiaoqing last week urged some restraint in the country’s big push to build dams. As many as 36 dams are being build or planned, on the upper sections of th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:14

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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

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