Weyer Run-of-River Power Plant

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

Man in the kitchen

35,570 households

supplies the Weyer power plant

Conscious of the environment

118,818 avoided
tonnes of CO2*


Fish bypass

Fishbypass is being planned

Efficiency increase

€6 million in 2018

for a new set of machinery

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.

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