Weyer Run-of-River Power Plant

Weyer Run-of-River Plant is located in the municipality of Weyer in Upper Austria

Technical description

The Weyer barrage is located at the "Weyrer Bögen" bends in the Enns River, between the power plants of Schönau and Grossraming. It is made up of the weir power plant Weyer and the diversion power plant Weyer, which are connected with one another by a 500 m long pressure tunnel.

Technical data:

Owner: Ennskraftwerke AG
Operating company: Ennskraftwerke AG
Beginning of operation: 1969
Type: Run-of-river
Country, State: Austria, Upper Austria
Waters: Enns
Capacity: 36,8 MW
Annual generation: 159.600 MWh
Turbines: Kaplan