Dumitra Hydro Power Plant

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Official name Dumitra Hydro Power Plant
Location Bumbești-Jiu, Gorj County, Romania
Dam and spillways
Impounds Jiu River

Dumitra Hydro Power Plant will be a large power plant on the Jiu River situated in Romania that will receive a total investment of US$280 million.[1]

The project was started in the 1990s and it is made up by the construction of an arched concrete dam which was equipped with three vertical turbines, the hydropower plant having a proposed installed capacity of 72 MW. The power plant will generate 215 GWh of electricity per year.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "Din 2012, pe raul Jiu va functiona o hidrocentrala fara lac de acumulare" (in Romanian). Capitalul.ro. 2009-08-06. Archived from the original on 2009-08-08. Retrieved 2009-08-06.