Yangzhuoyong Lake Pumped Storage Power Station
Yangzhuoyong - Pumped storage power station at the highest altitude in the world
- The largest hydropower station in those existed in Tibet
Yangzhuoyong Lake pumped storage power station is located in Tibet Autonomous Region. With the Yangzhuoyon Lake as the upper reservoir and Brahmaputra River as the lower reservoir, the project is at the highest altitude in the world. The installed capacity of the project is 112.5MW, with an annual output of 104.12GWh, headrace tunnel length of 5883m, penstock length of 3044m and maximum head of 840m. The first unit was put into commission in June 1997 and the project was completed in September 1998.