Taingzikou Dam nearly complete, China : News Photo

Taingzikou Dam nearly complete, China

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TINGZIKOU DAM, CHINA-JANUARY 23, 2013: After a 50-year delay, construction on the Tingzikou Dam is nearly complete, as seen in this image from January 23, 2013. The Tingzikou Dam is located in central China along a rugged valley on the Jialing River, downstream from the city of Guangyuan. Construction of the Tingzikou Dam was approved to mitigate flooding, provide irrigation, support a 1,100 MW hydroelectric power station and improve river navigation. The dam is expected to be operational in 2013, with the full hydroelectric power station online by 2014. (Photo DigitalGlobe via Getty Images)
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TINGZIKOU DAM, CHINA-JANUARY 23, 2013: After a 50-year delay, construction on the Tingzikou Dam is nearly complete, as seen in this image from January 23, 2013. The Tingzikou Dam is located in central China along a rugged valley on the Jialing River, downstream from the city of Guangyuan. Construction of the Tingzikou Dam was approved to mitigate flooding, provide irrigation, support a 1,100 MW hydroelectric power station and improve river navigation. The dam is expected to be operational in 2013, with the full hydroelectric power station online by 2014. (Photo DigitalGlobe via Getty Images)
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