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Three Gorges power plant generated total of 500 billion kWh

(People's Daily Online)

13:25, August 17, 2011

This is the modernized central control room of the Three Gorges Hydropower Station. (Xinhua/Feng Guodong)

It was learned on Aug.16 that the Three Gorges Hydropower Station, the largest one in the world, has cumulatively generated more than 500 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity. Since it was put into operation in 2003, it has been running safely and stably, continuously providing important energy support for the social and economic development of China.

Edited and Translated by Yao Chun, People's Daily Online

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