Handeck 2 is a 226MW hydro power project. It is located on Aare river/basin in Switzerland. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently owned by BKW Energie with a stake of 50% and Kraftwerke Oberhasli.

Handeck 2 (Handeck 2 Existing units) underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2002-2007.

Handeck 2 (Handeck 2 Existing units) consists of 2 units of pelton turbines.

Contractors involved

Handeck 2 (Handeck 2 A Expansion) is equipped with Andritz Hydro pelton turbine. The phase consists of 1 turbine with 90MW nameplate capacity.

Handeck 2 (Handeck 2 Existing units) is equipped with Andritz Hydro pelton turbines. The phase consists of 2 turbines with 29MW nameplate capacity.

Andritz Hydro supplied 1 electric generator for the Handeck 2 (Handeck 2 A Expansion). The generator capacity is 165 MVA.

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This content was updated on 10 July 2024

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