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Sayano Shushenskaya Accident

Sayano Shushenskaya Accident

Accident at the Russian Biggest Hydroelectric Powerplant: Sayano-Shushenskaya, in Siberia. Powerplant data: Number of Units: 10. Turbine Type: Francis (16 blades). Rated Power: 650 MW each one. Rated Discharge per Unit: 358,5 m³/s. Nominal Speed: 142,86 rpm. Net Head: 194 m. Operation Date: 1978. Runner Weight: 156 ton. Runner Diameter: …

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