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  1. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    Proposed giant tidal plant for mainland China is far-off dream

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by Eric Ng

    ... a far-off dream A tidal power project proposed by a consortium of Dutch engineering firms for mainland China aims to rival the hydro project in the Three Gorges Dam but has a long way to go to prove ... the investment and capacity figures are the maximum they are looking for. The eventual scale will depend on the proposed dam's design, which may stretch 60 to 100 kilometres along the Chinese coast. ...

  2. News - China - ENERGY

    Chinese envoy says momentum good to restart Myitsone dam

    Posted Aug 15th 2013, 12:00am by KIM WALL

    ... Kim Wall kim.wall@scmp.com Ambassador to Myanmar Yang Houlan says momentum is still good to complete the Myitsone dam, called off after local protests Beijing seeks restart of dam Beijing is seeking to restart construction of the stalled Myitsone dam on the Irrawaddy river, a Myanmese newspaper quoted ambassador Yang Houlan as saying. But China would only proceed with government ...

  3. News - World - ENERGY

    Electricity blackouts a warning of crisis as demand exceeds supply

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 09:44pm by GDN

    ... for dams used for hydroelectric power schemes. Research shows that in the US, power outages have caused annual losses of up to US$180 billion, but economic cost is not the only concern. Food ...

  4. News - China - ENERGY

    China opens pipeline to bring gas from Myanmar

    Posted Jul 29th 2013, 03:06pm by AP

    ... construction of the China-backed Myitsone dam, which would displace thousands and flood the spiritual heartland of Myanmar’s Kachin ethnic minority. While the pipelines are only expected to provide ...

  5. News - China - ENERGY

    China-Myanmar oil pipe to open in May

    Posted Jan 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... up to Western countries, highlighted by US President Barack Obama's visit to Myanmar in November. Myanmar's decision to suspend a US$3.6 billion dam project that featured Chinese ...



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