Ministry of Water Resources releases Government Spending in Water 2011.

by China Water Risk 10 May, 2012

Summary of the notice is as follow. For the full notice, please click here (Chinese only).

The 2011 government spending:

Accumulated investment by Central government: RMB114.08m

  • North-to-South Water Diversion Project: 1.9m
  • Provincial Non-Constructual Disaster Prevention Compensation Fund: 2.8m
  • Small Agricultural Water Development Fund operated by other departments: 0.08m

Total investment by Central government: RMB109.3m

  • Predicted investment by Central govt: RMB66.31m
    • Water Security Projects for Rural Areas RMB20.2m;
    • Maintenance of Water Gates for Medium-Large Reservoirs RMB2.5m;
    • Construction of Irrigation Area and Water-Saving Projects RMB6.2m;
    • Major Water Development Projects RMB37.41m
  • Central Government Water Development Project Fund: RMB42.99m
    • Treatment of Small to Medium sized rivers RMB13m;
    • Maintenance of Small Reservoirs RMB16.8m;
    • Water Development Construction for small agricultural areas RMB12.52m;
    • Increasing water and electricity capacity and efficiency for Rural Areas RMB0.67m