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Category:Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam 
hydroelectric dam on the Colorado River, United States
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Instance of arch-gravity dam (concrete),
hydroelectric power station,
embankment dam
Named after
LocationColorado River, Mohave County, Clark County, United States of America
Architectural style
Architect
Owned by
Operator
Heritage designation
Inception
  • 1931
Date of official opening
  • 1936
Installed capacity
  • 2,080 megawatt
Width
  • 14 metre (dam crest)
  • 200 metre (level of foundation)
Length
  • 379 metre (dam)
Height
  • 221.4 metre (dam)
  • 376 metre (dam crest)
Lake inflows
Reservoir created
Cost
  • 49,000,000 United States dollar (1931)
official website
Authority control
Wikidata

36° 00′ 56.02″ N, 114° 44′ 16.01″ W

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