Hoa Binh & Son La hydropower plants open floodgates Photo: SGGP

Three hydropower plants in north continue to open floodgates ​

The Central Steering Committee on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control required Hoa Binh Hydropower Plant to open one more flood gate at 17pm on August 9 and Son La Hydropower Plant to open flood gate at 14pm on the same day.
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Tuyen Quang Hydropower Plant opens one sluice gate

Because heavy rainfall and a huge water volume were pouring the Tuyen Quang Hydropower Plant in the previous days, the reservoir management board has decided to open one sluice gate to discharge water with a volume of 1,230 cubic meters per second. 
Son La and Hoa Binh Hydropower Plants urgently discharge water to ensure safety for lowlands

Son La & Hoa Binh Hydropower Plants urgently discharge water

The National Steering Committee on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control yesterday asked the Son La and Hoa Binh Hydroelectric Power Plants to open sluice gates to discharge water because of an impact of downpour and flood in the upstream rivers.