If I were to show one picture for my cruise down the Yangtze River on the Three Gorges section, this will be the picture.
The sun was setting and there were layers of the gorges of different shades of colour in front of me. 32 more words
Time to build: 17 years
Cost to build: $59 billion
We can’t even comprehend the amount of concrete needed to construct the world’s largest dam. Standing on China’s Yangtze River, this 17-year, $59 billion project measures 595 feet tall, 131 feet wide, and more than 7,600 feet long, with 32 main turbines producing electricity
Right as the New Year began, I was off on a new traveling expedition with some family friends from the US. My friends Kaitlyn, Barb, and Nancy—who had been traveling around Northern China for about a week beforehand—met up with me in Chongqing on January 1st for a Yangtze River Cruise through the Three Gorges. 1,448 more words
Americaeconomica.com / 07-01-2016 Con la adquisición por 3.700 millones de dólares de dos plantas hidroléctricas con una potencia de 4.995 megavatios (MW) en Brasil, el grupo chino… 213 more words