Electricite de la Lienne SA is a 100MW hydro power project. It is located on La Lienne river/basin in Valais, Switzerland. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1958. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by BKW Energie with a stake of 25%.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 50 million cubic meter. The project generated 246 MWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 2 turbines.

The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1958.

Contractors involved

NPO Elsib supplied electric generator(s) for the project.

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