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Kotmale Dam, Kotmale

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The Kotmale Dam is a large hydroelectric and irrigation dam in Kotmale, Sri Lanka. The dam generates power from three turbines, totalling the installed capacity to, making it the second largest hydroelectric power station in Sri Lanka. Construction on the dam began in August 1979 and was ceremonially completed in February 1985.
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  • Well worth a visit if you are driving by! The view point area has a small museum with photographs of the construction, a miniature layout of the hydro dam and info about the project. Surprisingly, the...  more »
  • Kotmale dam and reservior are the most popular tourist attractions of the area. There is museum and view point at Kotmale Reservior. You can have a fantastic view towards the reservior from this view ...  more »
  • Kotmale project is one of five major headworks projects under the Mahaweli Ganga scheme. The dam site is at Kadadora located about 6.6 km upstream of the confluence of Kotmale Oya. It is close to the ...  more »