The dam's reservoir
|Owner(s)||Korea Water Resources Corporation|
|Dam and spillways|
|Type of dam||Embankment|
|Height||123 m (404 ft)|
|Length||530 m (1,739 ft)|
|Dam volume||9,600,000 m3 (12,556,326 cu yd)|
|Spillway capacity||5,500 m3/s (194,231 cu ft/s)|
|Total capacity||2,900,000,000 m3 (2,351,068 acre·ft)|
|Active capacity||1,900,000,000 m3 (1,540,355 acre·ft)|
|Turbines||3 x Francis-type|
|Installed capacity||200 MW|
The Soyang Dam, also referred to as the Soyanggang Dam, is an embankment dam on the Soyang River, 10 km (6 mi) northeast of Chuncheon in Gangwon-do Province, South Korea. The purpose of the dam is flood control, water supply and hydroelectric power generation. Construction on the dam began in 1967 and was complete in 1973. The 123 m (404 ft) tall dam withholds a reservoir of 2,900,000,000 m3 (2,351,068 acre·ft) and supplies water to a 200 MW power station.
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