Tagokura Dam

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Tagokura Dam
Location Fukushima Prefecture, Japan.
Coordinates 37°18′38″N 139°17′13″E / 37.31056°N 139.28694°E / 37.31056; 139.28694Coordinates: 37°18′38″N 139°17′13″E / 37.31056°N 139.28694°E / 37.31056; 139.28694
Construction began 1953
Opening date 1960
Dam and spillways
Impounds Tadami River
Height 145 m
Length 462 m
Total capacity 494,000,000 m³
Catchment area 816.3 km²
Surface area 995 hectares

Tagokura Dam (田子倉ダム) is a gravity dam on the Tadami River in Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. The dam supports a 380 MW hydroelectric power station.[1]

Tagokura Powerplant.JPG

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  1. ^ "Hydropower & Dams in South and East Asia" (PDF). Hydropower and Dams. p. 9. Retrieved 3 October 2010.