Status Under construction
Impounds Rudbar River
Construction began 2003
Opening date 2015 (est.)
Surface area 4.11 km²
|Type of dam Gravity, roller-compacted concrete|
Similar Bakhtiari Dam, Siah Bishe Pumped Storage P, Seimare Dam, Masjed Soleyman Dam, Karun‑4 Dam
Rudbar Lorestan Dam is a hydroelectric dam currently under construction on the Rudbar River, a tributary of the Dez River, in Iran's Lorestan Province with an installed electricity generating capability of 450 MW. It was scheduled to become operational in 2013.