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News: KARUN 4 POWER GENERATION SURPASSES 1200 GWH

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KARUN 4 POWER GENERATION SURPASSES 1200 GWH 

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Karun 4 power generation surpassed 1200 GWH, according to Rezazadeh , Iwpco's CEO , announcing the news. Karun 4 plant , the first unit of which joined country's power network in December 2010 and the other three units successively by the end of August 2011, has so far generated 1.258479 GWH of clean energy.  He also anticipated Karun 4 plant to generate about 1 GWH within the next 6 months.
He also noted that Karun 4 water storage currently reaches 1.933 billion m3.    
Karun 4 double-arch concrete dam, 230 m high, is Iran's highest dam and was aimed to yearly regulate an amount of 3.7 billion m3 of Karun River as well as generate 2107 GWH of energy. Karun 4 was impounded on March, 25th 2010 in the presence of President Ahmadinejad.
Joining Karun cascade dams and controlling devastating floods were of other main aims of this large national project.
Karun 4 was built on Karun River and is located in Chahar-mahal Province. The terrestrial and aerial distances of dam to Shahrekord city are 180 and 67 Km respectively.    
 

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Created at 4/15/2012 11:09 AM  by mohammad-alireza 
Last modified at 10/24/2012 11:50 AM  by mohammad-alireza 
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