Mining-related activity accounts for the most frequent cause of human induced seismicity, followed by water reservoir impoundment, according to The Induced Earthquakes Database – a comprehensive global review of all human-induced earthquakes. 418 more words
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This is a sequel to my last post.
This photo is more stunning than the two I posted yesterday.
The steep cliff overlooking the Yangtze River is just striking. 29 more words
Not sure why the theme for this week’s Photo Challenge has not been announced.
I therefore stick to the theme for last week – Edge. 66 more words
In today’s world the technology has intensified to such a great extent and the construction industry is not left untouched with this.
The Three Gorges Dam is a pinnacle of dam engineering showing that the minds of people have broken all boundaries. 1,080 more words
China Three Gorges , which operates the world’s largest hydropower plant on China’s Yangtze river, will buy German offshore wind park Meerwind from U.S. buyout firm Blackstone (BX.N), the companies said on Monday. 306 more words
Another deadly landslide at a hydropower construction site in Fujian, south-east China, highlights the growing risks of dam building in mountainous regions of Asia. Chinadialogue.net reports. 798 more words