Annabrücke Run-of-River Plant

VERBUND's Annabrücke power plant is a run-of-river plant on the Drava River in the municipality of Gallizien in Carinthia.

Technical Description 

The Annabrücke power station was built between 1976 and 1981 and was co-financed by KELAG. With an average annual output of 386 GWh, it is the Drava power station with the highest output. Both of the machine units are equipped with two vertical Kaplan turbines, which have a drop height of 24.3 metres and produce around 46 MW. 

Technical data:

Owner: VERBUND Hydro Power GmbH
Operating company: VERBUND Hydro Power GmbH                                 
Beginning of operation: 1981
Type:  Run-of-river
Country, State: Austria, Carinthia
Water body: Drava
Capacity: 90 MW
Annual generation: 386.498 MWh
Turbines: Kaplan (2)
Fish bypass:                      in the planning process

Cross-sections of the power plant:

Querschnitt VERBUND-Kraftwerk Annabrücke
Cross-section of the Annabrücke run-of-river power plant
Cross-section of the weir field at the Annabrücke power plant