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Three Gorges Hydropower Station's Annual Generating Capacity Topped 100 Billion KWh
- Dec 25, 2018 -

On December 21, at 8:25:21, a report came from the Three Gorges Project. Under the premise of giving full play to the tremendous comprehensive benefits of flood control, shipping and water resources utilization, the Three Gorges Power Station has produced 100 billion kilowatt-hours of green electricity this year, creating a new record of annual power generation for a single power station in China. It has does a great contribution to promote the development of the Yangtze River economic belt, build a clean, low-carbon, safe and efficient energy system for the country, and build a beautiful Yangtze River and a beautiful China.

Since this year's flood season, the precipitation in the upper reaches of the Yangtze River has been relatively abundant. With the strong support and assistance of the Ministry of Water Resources, the Yangtze River Defense Bureau, the State Grid and the Southern Power Grid, the Three Gorges Group has carefully organized and scientifically managed the risk control measures of the Three Gorges Project to ensure the safety and stability of all parts of the Three Gorges Project. According to statistics, 100 billion kilowatt-hour green power is equivalent to saving 331.9 million tons of standard coal and reducing 858.8 million tons of carbon dioxide.