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Suisse, le Barrage de la grande Dixance et le plus grand barrage-poids au monde, 748m de large et près de 300m de haut et pèse 15 millions de tonnes à 2365 d'altitude

The Great Dam Dixence is a concrete gravity dam on the river Dixence at 2365m altitude in the Valais in Switzerland. It is 285 meters high, it is the highest gravity dam in the world, it is part of the Cleuson-Dixence. With the main objective the production of hydroelectric power, distributed in four power plants, totaling 2069 MW of installed capacity, generating 2,000 GWh per year, enough to power 400,000 homes Switzerland. Roger.

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  • Uploaded on April 22, 2007
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