Molln is a 300MW hydro power project. It is planned in Upper Austria, Austria. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2025. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed by Bernegger and Wien Energie. The project is currently owned by Wien Energie with a stake of 100%.

Molln is a pumped storage project. The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 1.34 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project will be 654m. The project is expected to generate 600 GWh of electricity.

Development status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2025.

Contractors involved

Andritz Hydro will be the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company is expected to provide 2 units of francis turbines, each with 150MW nameplate capacity.

Andritz Hydro is expected to supply 2 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is likely to be 190 MVA.

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About Wien Energie

Wien Energie GmbH (Wien Energie), a subsidiary of Wiener Stadtwerke Holding AG, is an energy utility that produces electricity and heat; and sells through its subsidiary Wien Energie Vertrieb GmbH & Co KG. The company produces energy from various sources such as solar, hydro, wind, biomass, waste incineration, co-generation, natural gas, heat storage tank and district cooling. It provides heating, cooling, and decentralized products. Wien Energie also offers waste recycling, facility management, telecommunications, and energy-related advice and services. The company supplies electricity, natural gas, and heat to farms, businesses and industrial facilities, and individuals in the Greater Vienna metropolitan area. The company owns and operates power plants in Vienna and Lower Austria; South-East Europe; and Romania. Wien Energie is headquartered in Wien, Austria.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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