|Construction cost||US$410 million|
|Dam and spillways|
|Type of dam||Embankment, concrete-face rock-fill|
|Height||136.5 m (448 ft)|
|Elevation at crest||2,206 m (7,238 ft)|
|Dam volume||2,800,000 m3 (3,662,262 cu yd)|
|Total capacity||943,000,000 m3 (764,503 acre⋅ft)|
|Normal elevation||2,202 m (7,224 ft)|
|Turbines||3 x 100 MW Francis-type|
|Installed capacity||300 MW|
|Annual generation||994 million kWh|
The Jiudianxia Dam is a concrete-face rock-fill dam on the Tao River in Jonê County, Gansu Province, China. The dam was constructed to conserve water and produce hydroelectricity. The 136.5 m (448 ft) tall dam withholds a reservoir of 943,000,000 m3 (764,503 acre⋅ft) and its power station has an installed capacity of 300 MW. Construction on the dam began in 2005 and it was complete in 2008.
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