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Flashcards in Case Study - Top Down Development, The Three Gorges Dam In China Deck (7):
1

What river is it located in?

The yangze river

2

How many lost their homes?

1 million

3

What is it’s hydroelectric capacity

18 200 MW

4

What % of China’s electrical needs does it supply

10%

5

What percentage of electricity came from coal before the Three Gorges Dam?

80%

6

How many vessels did it allow to pass into Chongqing?

100,000

7

What city is the Three Gorges Dam in?

Chongquing