Parangana Power Station
|Dam and spillways|
|Type of dam||Embankment dam|
|Height||53 metres (174 ft)|
|Length||189 metres (620 ft)|
|Dam volume||382 thousand cubic metres (13.5×106 cu ft)|
|Spillway capacity||2,093 cubic metres per second (73,900 cu ft/s)|
|Total capacity||14,820 megalitres (523×106 cu ft)|
|Catchment area||715 square kilometres (276 sq mi)|
|Surface area||11.4 hectares (28 acres)|
|Parangana Power Station|
|Hydraulic head||35 metres (115 ft)|
|Turbines||1 x 0.75 MW (1,010 hp)
Tyco Tamar Francis turbine
|Installed capacity||0.75 megawatts (1,010 hp)|
Part of the Mersey–Forth scheme that comprises eight hydroelectric power stations, the Parangana Power Station is the third station in the scheme. The power station is located below the rock-filled/clay core Parangana Dam which forms Lake Parangana.
- "Register of Large Dams in Australia" (Excel (requires download)). Dams information. Australian National Committee on Large Dams. 2010. Retrieved 23 June 2015.
- "Mersey - Forth". Energy. Hydro Tasmania. Retrieved 3 July 2015.
- "Parangana Power Station: Technical fact sheet" (PDF). Mersey-Forth Catchment. Hydro Tasmania. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 September 2015. Retrieved 3 July 2015.