Reversible Hydropower Plant "BAJINA BASTA"

Reversible Hydropower Plant
"BAJINA BASTA"
1976-1983

Reversible pumping plant "Bajina Bašta" is second stage of hydropower system "Bajina Bašta". Two embankment dams were constructed on mountain Tara, to form storage reservoir of 150 million m3. The third dam "Kruščica" is intended to supply with water villages and weekend cottages on Tara mountin.

 

Location
river, place, country
 

Drina, Bajina Bašta, Yugoslavia

Type of dam

Embankment dam with clay fill

Employer

HE Bajina Bašta

Consultant

Energoprojekt - Beograd - Yugoslavia

Dam: Lazići u koritu

Dam height

125 m

Embankment

2.000.000 m3

Dam: Lazići na prevoju

Dam height

45 m

Embankment

1.500.000 m3

Dam: Kruščica

Dam height

39 m

Embankment

135.000 m3

Total:

Concrete

170.000 m3

Tunnel length

8.000 m

Tunnel diameter

6,30 m

Storage capacity

150.000.000 m3

Pumping height

612 m

Installed power

2x300 MW