Ternberg Run-of-River Power Plant

VERBUND's power plant at Ternberg is a run-of-river power plant situated on the river Enns and in the municipality of Ternberg in Upper Austria.

Technical Description 

The Ternberg power plant was built between 1939 and 1949. From 1978 to 1980, extensive renovations and modernising work was undertaken on the weir system, the generators and turbines. Today two Kaplan turbines with a vertical shaft and an extension drop height of 14.4 m generate around 170 GWh of electricity per year.

Technical data:

Owner: Ennskraftwerke AG
Operating company: Ennskraftwerke AG
Beginning of operation: 1949
Type:  Run-of-river
Country, State: Austria, Upper Austria
Waters: Enns
Capacity: 40.4 MW
Annual generation: 169,700 MWh
Turbines: Kaplan (2)
Fish bypass: no