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Albeni Dam
USACE Albeni Dam Idaho.jpg
Aerial view of the reservoir and dam
Location Bonner County, Idaho
Coordinates 48°10′48″N 116°59′59″W / 48.18000°N 116.99972°W / 48.18000; -116.99972Coordinates: 48°10′48″N 116°59′59″W / 48.18000°N 116.99972°W / 48.18000; -116.99972
Construction began 1951
Opening date 1955
Construction cost $34 million
Operator(s) United States Army Corps of Engineers
Dam and spillways
Impounds Pend Oreille
Height 90 ft (27 m)
Reservoir
Creates Raises Lake Pend Oreille
Power station
Operator(s) U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Installed capacity 42 MW
Annual generation 200,000,000 kWh

Albeni Falls Dam is located on the Pend Oreille River between Oldtown, Idaho, and Priest River, Idaho. It is located on the site of a natural waterfall named Albeni Falls, named after early pioneer Albeni Poirier.

Construction on the dam began in 1951 and was completed in 1955 at a cost of $34 million ($261 million in 2007 dollars). It produces over 200 million kilowatt hours of electricity each year for the Bonneville Power Administration and is operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

The dam is 90 feet (27 m) high and 775 feet (236 m) long. Its spillway is 400 feet (120 m) long.

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