Yenice Dam

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Yenice Dam
Yenice Dam is located in Turkey
Yenice Dam
Location of Yenice Dam
Country Turkey
Location Yenice
Coordinates 40°03′49.84″N 30°51′26.33″E / 40.0638444°N 30.8573139°E / 40.0638444; 30.8573139Coordinates: 40°03′49.84″N 30°51′26.33″E / 40.0638444°N 30.8573139°E / 40.0638444; 30.8573139
Construction began 1985
Opening date 2000
Dam and spillways
Impounds Sakarya River
Length 41 m (135 ft)
Total capacity 57,600,000 m3 (46,700 acre·ft)
Power station
Installed capacity 38 MW

Yenice Dam is a dam on the Sakarya River near Yenice on the border of Eskişehir and Ankara Province, Turkey. It houses a 38 MW hydroelectric power station. It was constructed between 1985 and 2000. The development was backed by the Turkish State Hydraulic Works.

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