China launches USD 2.8 bn worth major water diversion project
China has launched another large dam projects. This project is in central China's Hubei province. The project will invest $ 2.8 billion to China. The dam project completion, it is expected to benefit nearly 50 million people.
The dam project is completed the 270 km-long pipeline to China by 1.4 billion cubic meters of water each year from the reservoir Danjiaangkou North Jiangyang of Hubei, the province would supply Shujou and Jiaogn
Last year, China was the world's biggest dam project was completed Danjiaangkou reservoir. It was nearly 80 billion investment. New dam project at Tianjin $ 2.8 billion investment is expected. It is the largest project in Hubei water supply and it will be completed in three years and nine months.
It has around 50 million people will benefit from the completion of the 310,000 hectares of land will be irrigated. Water Resources Minister Chen Lei said water supply to the people better equipped to meet to improve their lifestyle. Poverty reduction.
Oct 23, 2015.