Suggestion on Speeding up the Construction Schedule of the Longtan Hydropower Project
Wu Shengguang(Preparatory Orflce of the Longtan Hydropower Project Construction Corpration Guangxi)
Guangxi is one of the provinces in China susceptible to bad flooding and waterlogging calamities.In the extraordinary flood 6f 1994, the number of suffered people reached 27. 53 million, accounting for 62 94 ofthe total population of Guangxi. Guangxi is also one of the provinces short of coal deposits. The shortage ofelectric supply is very keen. For the present the annual electricity consumption per capita is only 56. 5 % of themean of Chads This badly restricts the development of national economy of Guangxi. The Longtan Project hasremarkable results on power generation, flood control and navigation. and is a key project in solving these problems. Coal from Guizhou province can be imported through the improved waterway. This article analyzes theway for speeding up its construction schedule and solving the problems of financing.