The hottest Three Gorges Project releases flood fo

2022-08-03
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The first flood discharge of the Three Gorges Project this year

release date: Source: Xinhua

affected by the heavy rainfall in the middle and upper reaches of the Yangtze River gb/t12583 ⑼ 8 extreme pressure performance measurement method of lubricants (4 ball machine method), the amount of water entering the Three Gorges Reservoir continues to increase. In order to release a certain storage capacity to meet the possible flood in the near future, the Three Gorges project opened two flood discharge holes at this time on the morning of the 29th to increase the discharge. This is the first flood discharge of the Three Gorges Project this year

there has been heavy rainfall in Wujiang, Minjiang and Tuojiang rivers in the upper reaches of the Yangtze River recently. Affected by this, the inflow of the Three Gorges Reservoir began to increase on the afternoon of the 27th. At 14:00 on the 28th, the inflow of the Three Gorges Reservoir reached 40000 m3/s, twice that of 14:00 on the 27th. In response to this round of water inflow, the Yangtze River flood control headquarters required that the discharge flow of the Three Gorges reservoir be increased to an average of 35000 m3/s per day

at 8:00 on the 29th, 34 units of the Three Gorges power station were fully opened, with a total output of more than 20million kW, which was close to full capacity, enhancing the competitive advantage of relevant industries

at present, the heavy rainfall process from northwest to Southeast continues in the east of the upper reaches of the Yangtze River and the middle and lower reaches of the Yangtze River. It was learned from the Hydrological Bureau of the Yangtze River Commission that from July 1 to 2, there were moderate to heavy rains and local rainstorms in the upper reaches of the Yangtze River to promote the healthy development of the industry. On the 3rd, there was heavy rain and local rainstorm in the upper reaches of Jialing River and Han River. In the first and middle of July, the Three Gorges reservoir may usher in a new round of flood

it is also reported that on the 29th, Chongqing and Wuhan were affected by continuous rainfall for many days. Wuhan launched the level III emergency response for urban drainage of waterlogging, and more than 210000 people in Chongqing were affected by the rainstorm

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