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Krasnoyarsk: Dam
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The Krasnoyarsk Dam is a 124-metre (407 ft) high concrete gravity dam located on the Yenisey River about 30 kilometres (19 mi) upstream from Krasnoyarsk in Divnogorsk, Russia. It was constructed from 1956 to 1972 and supplies 6,000 MW of power, mostly used to supply the KrAZ (Krasnoyarsky Aluminievyy Zavod, Krasnoyarsk Aluminum Plant). Both power and aluminum plants are controlled by the RUSAL company.

Krasnoyarsk Dam

Copyright: Alexey tsepelev
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8000x4000
Hochgeladen: 23/09/2011
Aktualisiert: 13/05/2014
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Tags: krasnoyarsk; hydro; power; station; yenisei; river; dam
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