Belo Monte Dam

Belo Monte Dam Project: Key Facts and Criticisms

May 7, 2016

The Belo Monte Dam is a hydroelectric dam complex being built on the Xingu River in Brazil. The planned capacity of the Belo Monte dam complex would be 11,233 megawatts (MW). It would be the second-largest hydroelectric dam complex in Brazil and world’s third largest in installed...

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