High secondary dams are established on both sides, resulting in a total dam length of 1,140 metres. The total installed capacity of the Longyang Gorge hydropower station is 1.28 million kilowatts, with an annual generating capacity of 2.36 billion kWh. The Longyang Gorge hydropower station not only generates electricity, but is also used for flood control, ice control, irrigation and cultivation.
27 SecuriRAS ASD 535 aspirating smoke detectors are used for protecting the equipment rooms, control rooms, cable tunnels and the main building at the Longyang Gorge hydropower station. They use the most efficient aspirating fan unit currently available on the market, which allows larger sites to be protected compared to previous systems.