Teigitschmühle Run-of-River-Power Plant

VERBUND's power plant of Teigitschmühle is a run-of-river plant situated on the river Teigitsch near the lower Teigitschgraben trench in the municipality of Voitsberg in Styria.

Man in the kitchen

421 households

supplies the Teigitschbach power plant

Conscious of the environment

1,432 fewer
tonnes of CO2*


No fish bypass

No fish bypass needed.



Certified in accordance with ISO14001

Technical Description 

The Teigitschmühle power plant was built in 1926. As of 1925, the plant was in operation first as an unoccupied facility controlled from the Arnstein power plant. A Francis double turbine with a nominal output of 1,200 kW and a nominal drop height of 12.1 m generates on average around 2 GWh of electricity a year.

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Owner VERBUND Hydro Power GmbH
Operator VERBUND Hydro Power GmbH
Commissioning 1926
Type Run-of-river power plant
Country Austria
Region Styria
Waters Mur, Teigitsch
Output 01 MW
Annual output 1,876 MWh
Turbine Francis
Connectivity No fish bypass

Technical data:

Owner: VERBUND Hydro Power GmbH
Operating company: VERBUND Hydro Power GmbH
Beginning of operation: 1926
Type:  Run-of-river
Country, State: Austria, Styria
Waters: Teigitsch
Capacity: 1.2 MW
Annual generation: 1,876.2 MWh
Turbines: Francis
Fish bypass: no