Jiemian Dam

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Jiemian Dam
Jiemian Dam is located in China
Jiemian Dam
Location of Jiemian Dam in China
Country China
Location Youxi County, Fujian Province
Coordinates 25°56′17.58″N 118°2′36.99″E / 25.9382167°N 118.0436083°E / 25.9382167; 118.0436083Coordinates: 25°56′17.58″N 118°2′36.99″E / 25.9382167°N 118.0436083°E / 25.9382167; 118.0436083
Purpose Power
Status Operational
Construction began 2002
Opening date 2007; 11 years ago (2007)
Dam and spillways
Type of dam Embankment, concrete-face rock-fill
Impounds Junxi River
Height 126 m (413 ft)
Length 500.5 m (1,642 ft)
Total capacity 1,824,000,000 m3 (1,479,000 acre⋅ft)
Commission date 2007-2008
Type Conventional
Turbines 2 x 150 MW Francis-type
Installed capacity 300 MW

The Jiemian Dam is a concrete-face rock-fill dam on the Junxi River in Youxi County of Fujian Province, China. The primary purpose of the dam is hydroelectric power generation and it supports a 300 MW power station. Construction on the dam began in 2002, the reservoir was impounded by 17 February 2007 and on 28 November 2007, the first 150 MW generator was commissioned. The second was commissioned in 2008.[1][2]

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  1. ^ "Fujian Station street full completion of key projects (福建重点工程街面水电站全面建成)" (in Chinese). Fujian Southeast News. 22 April 2009. Retrieved 30 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "Fujian Youxi street hydropower feasibility report submitted to the National Planning Commission" (in Chinese). China Power. 23 December 2002. Retrieved 30 June 2014. [permanent dead link]