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Neryungri hydroelectric dam, discharge sluice. This area is used to discharge excess water during times of high rainfall, to ease pressure on the dam. The Neryungri hydro power station (HPS) operates using water from the Olongrin reservoir behind the dam. The power station generates 570 megawatts of power. Photographed in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Russia, in September 2005.
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