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The Tignes Hydro-Electric Scheme

DESCRIPTION of an important development in the French Alps, harnessing the upper section of the river Isere. Its main parts are a high concrete dam at Tignes, and two power stations at Brevieres and Malgovert. R. Giguet

Author(s): Giguet, R

Keywords: arch dams;hydroelectric power;tignes, france;generators;concrete