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In Southeast Asia, Big Dams Raise Big Concerns » A view from upstream of Malaysia’s Bakun dam, in the inland of the eastern state of Sarawak on Borneo island, December 11, 2003.

A view from upstream of Malaysia's Bakun dam, in the inland of the eastern state of Sarawak on Borneo island, December 11, 2003.
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-PHOTO TAKEN 11DEC03- The 2,400 megawatt dam, with a 205 metre-high (673 feet) barrage and 740 metres length, is constructed on Balui River and is expected to be completed in September 2007.

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