Kopswerk I is a 247MW hydro power project. It is located on Kopssee river/basin in Vorarlberg, Austria. 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 1969. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Vorarlberger Illwerke.

The gross head of the project is 780m. The project generated 392 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 6 turbines, each with 84.6MW nameplate capacity.

The project has 2 electric generators installed at the site. The generator capacity is 102 MVA.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1969.

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