Chinese journalists before Three Gorges Dam


  • Code:  1675508
  • Loopable:  No
  • Duration:  7 s
  • Aspect:  16:9
  • Alpha / Matte:  No
  • Model Release: No
  • Property Release: No
  • License:  Royalty-Free (Editorial Use Only)
  • Location: Yichang, China
  • Source: Canon HV20

The Three Gorges Dam in China is the largest capacity hydroelectric power station in the world, and is currently said to be able to generate a total of 18,200 MW. The building of the project, however, has been accompanied by huge controversy, as the social and environmental impact on the surrounding area have been massive. There are also significant worries over the safety of the dam, especially regarding earthquakes which are relatively common in China