Șugag Dam

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Şugag Dam
Location Sebeş, Romania
Dam and spillways
Type of dam Double-arch dam
Impounds Sebeş River
Height 78 m (256 ft)
Total capacity 21,000,000 m3 (740,000,000 cu ft)
Surface area 0.81 km2 (0.31 sq mi)
Power Station
Installed capacity 150 MW
Annual generation 260 GWh

The Şugag Dam is a large hydroelectric dam on the Sebeş River situated in Romania. The project was started and finished in the 1980s and it was made up by the construction of a double arched concrete dam measuring 78 m (256 ft) high. The facility generates power by utilizing two turbines, totalling the installed capacity to 150 MW, and generating 260 GWh of electricity annually.

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