Höchstädt power plant
|Höchstädt power plant|
|place||Höchstädt on the Danube|
|Kilometers of water||km 2530.8|
|owner||Middle Danube Kraftwerke AG|
|operator||Bayerische Elektrizitätswerke GmbH|
|Start of operation||1982|
|Bottleneck performance||10.0 megawatts|
height of fall
|Expansion flow||210 m³ / s|
|Standard work capacity||61.6 million kWh / year|
|Turbines||2 Kaplan turbines|
The Höchstädt power plant is a run- of- river power plant owned by Mittlere Donau Kraftwerke AG at the Höchstädt barrage on the Danube and is operated by Bayerische Elektrizitätswerke GmbH .
The power plant went into operation in 1982 and is part of the Höchstädt barrage on the Danube at river kilometer 2530.8. The power plant, which is equipped with two turbine sets, is designed for an expansion water volume of around 210 m³ / s. Two Kaplan turbines drive two generators with a nominal output of 5 megawatts each with a corresponding standard energy capacity of the power plant of 61.6 million kWh per year. The weir of the barrage consists of three fields and the power house on the left. There is a boat lock on the right bank .
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