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Irkutsk Hydropower Dam, Irkutsk
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  • Change of place in Irkutsk. Good for long walks. In the summer it is nice to ride in a stuffy bus, 5 minutes of coolness) at any time of the year with delightful views of the dam. Beautiful sunsets and sunrises, at night the lights of the city are visible. When you walk on the dam, it seems endlessly long. Seemingly passed half turn, behind only the third part of the way)
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  • First in the cascade HYDROPOWER PLANTS on the river Angara, upper energy-water-Lake Baikal. Adjusts the level of Lake Baikal within +/-1 m-on the instructions of the Angara-Yenisey basin management. Energy only perform the instructions State. Powerhouse is built into the body of the dam. Booster transformers installed next to the building, ORU is located by the lower tail on the right bank. On the building of the dam are listed the names of the builders I work with the son of one of them.
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  • This is apparently one if the largest hydroelectric dams in Russia. It not only provides power to all of Irkutsk but even sells surplus to Mongolia. No pulloff so prepare to go up over the curb to get...  more »