|Opening date||2015 (est.)|
|Dam and spillways|
|Height||161 metres (528 ft)|
|Length||909 metres (2,982 ft)|
|Capacity||5,163,000,000 m3 (4,185,712 acre·ft)|
|Catchment area||458,800 km2 (177,144 sq mi)|
|Surface area||95.6 km2 (37 sq mi)|
|Turbines||8 × 800MW|
|Installed capacity||6,400 MW|
The Xiangjiaba Dam (simplified Chinese: 向家坝; traditional Chinese: 向家壩; pinyin: Xiàngjiābà) is a large hydroelectric dam on the Jinsha River, a tributary of the Yangtze River in Yunnan Province and Sichuan Province, southwest China. The facility runs on eight turbines, each with a capacity of 800 MW, totalling the generating capacity to 6,400 MW. When completed, it will be the fourth largest dam in China. Construction started on November 26, 2006, the dam is expected to impound the river in October 2012 and is scheduled for completion in 2015.
- "About Xiangjiaba Hydropower" (in Chinese). Shuifu Development and Reform Bureau. Retrieved 23 August 2011.
- "October impoundment acceptance of the Xiangjiaba Hydropower Station was officially launched" (in Chinese). International Power Grid. Retrieved 30 April 2012.
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