Three Gorges Dam from World Dams dataset
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Source dataset: World Dams dataset , curated by  Sam Drake

  About Three Gorges Dam


Three Gorges Dam is a gravity dam located in Sandouping, Yiling District, Hubei, China (Asia). It was completed in 2008 (14 years old).

Three Gorges Dam is the largest hydroelectric dam in the world by installed capacity. The structural height of Three Gorges Dam is 181 meters while its structural volume of 27.40 million m3. The gravity dam can hold up to 39.30 billion m3 of water and has an installed capacity of 22,500MW.

 

 Compare Three Gorges Dam with Grande Dixence Dam from Switzerland.

 Compare Three Gorges Dam with Grand Coulee Dam from United States.


  Data: Three Gorges Dam 

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