Alberto Lleras Dam is a 33-year-old embankment dam (completed in 1989). It is located in Guavio, Colombia (South America).
Alberto Lleras Dam is the tallest dam in South America. The embankment dam stands at a height of 243 meters and impounds up to 1.04 billion m3 of water. Alberto Lleras Dam has a structural volume of 17.10 million m3 and an installed capacity of 1,150MW.