Staning Run-of-River Power Plant

VERBUND's power plant at Staning is a run-of-river plant situated on the river Enns and in between the towns of Staning and Hainbuch in Upper Austria.

*Source: ENTSO-E Production 2017

The Staning power plant was built between 1941 and 1946. The impellers and generators were replaced machine by machine between 1983 and 1985. Three vertically installed Kaplan turbines now generate around 203 GWh of electricity per year.

Technical data:

Owner: Ennskraftwerke AG
Operating company: Ennskraftwerke AG
Beginning of operation: 1946


Country, State: Austria, Upper Austria
Waters: Enns
Capacity: 43,2 MW
Annual generation: 203.200 MWh
Turbines: Kaplan (3)
Fish bypass: yes