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REGISTRO ITALIANO DIGHE

Ufficio Periferico di Cagliari

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Cantoniera (or Eleonora dArborea) Dam

 

 

Country

Italy (Sardinia)

River

Tirso

Reservoir

Lake Omodeo

Dam type

Concrete hollow-gravity

Construction period

1982-2000

Structural height

100 m

Gross storage capacity

748 Mm

Active storage capacity

745 Mm

Volume of the dam

1,071,000 m

Maximum controllable water surface

116.5 m a.s.l.

Maximum water surface

118 m a.s.l.

Crest elevation

120 m a.s.l.

Crest length

582 m

Maximum discharge capacity

Spillway: 2,835 m/s;

Outlet works: 700 m/s;

Power plant: 30 m/s.

Nameplate capacity of the powerplant

20 MW

Notes

The reservoir upstream of Cantoniera dam, Lake Omodeo, is the largest man made in Italy. It is named after Eng. Angelo Omodeo (1876-1941), who thought of the main water systems in Sardinia.

 

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