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Tallest dam in United States. Oroville Dam of United States is the third-tallest hydroelectric dam in North America with a height of 230 meters. Completed in 1968, Oroville Dam has a structural volume of 59.60 million m3 and is capable of holding up to 4.36 billion m3 of water, producing up to 819MW of power.
Located in United States, Hoover Dam is a 221.40-meter tall dam with a structural volume of 2.48 million m3. Completed in 1936, Hoover Dam can hold up to 35.20 billion m3 of water and has an installed capacity of 2,080MW.