Rosegg-St. Jakob Run-of-River Plant

VERBUND's Rosegg-St. Jakob plant is a run-of-river power plant situated on the Drava River, south of the town of Rosegg in Carinthia.

Technical Description 

The Rosegg St. Jakob run-of-river power plant was constructed between 1969 and 1974 with co-financing by KELAG. The Rosegg St. Jakob run-of-river power plant Was also the first power plant on the Drau that was designed for unmanned operation through remote control from the central control station Feistritz-Ludmannsdorf. Two vertical-axis Kaplan turbines with an impeller diameter of 5.0 m generate around 335 GWh of electricity annually. Furthermore, the power plant is equipped with a fish ladder. 

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