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Today in History:Er-jiang plant of the Gezhouba Water Control Project completed

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July 29th, 1983. Er-jiang plant, the first superpower hydroelectric station on the Yangtze, was completely finished. The plant boasts of a total installed capacity of 965,000 kilowatts, ranking 2nd throughtout China, following Liujiaxia Hydroelectric Power Station on the upper reaches of the Yellow River.

File photo: Unit 3 in Er-jiang plant generating electricity by successfully merging grid systems.(Xinhua photos)
File photo: Unit 3 in Er-jiang plant generating electricity by 
successfully merging grid systems.(Xinhua photos)

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Editor:Jin Lin |Source: Xinhua

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