Obervogau Run-of-River Power Plant

VERBUND's power plant at Obervogau is a run-of-river plant situated on the river Mur and in the municipality of Obervogau in Styria.

*Source: ENTSO-E Production 2017

The Obervogau run-of-river power plant was built between 1974 and 1977. Four Kaplan turbines generate an annual average of around 59 GWh of electricity and can therefore supply about 13,300 households with electricity produced entirely from hydropower.

Technical data:

Owner: VERBUND Hydro Power GmbH
Operating company: VERBUND Hydro Power GmbH
Beginning of operation: 1978
Type:  Run-of-river
Country, State: Austria, Styria
Waters: Mur
Capacity: 13 MW
Annual generation: 59,419.3 MWh
Turbines: Kaplan (2)
Fish bypass: