A normal year, this plant alone supplies more than 150% of the nuclear plants in Sweden together.
The dam was built and is operated within a binational co-operation between Paraguay and Brazil, that then divide the energy in between them, The ground where it stands has a somewhat international status.
Traveling in Brazil, I off course had to see this dam with my own eyes. Let's see some pictures I took.
I photographed this overview picture of the dam for a start.
The dam seen from the side. It doesn't look to vast here, but it's 7235 meters long in total. The turbines outlets are underneath the water surface and cannot be seen here.
This is the outlet of cooling water from the generato…