Ottensheim-Wilhering is a 179MW hydro power project. It is located on Danube river/basin in Upper Austria, 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. The project construction commenced in 1970 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1973. Buy the profile here.

Description

The project is currently owned by VERBUND Hydro Power with a stake of 100%.

Ottensheim-Wilhering is a run-of-river project. The gross head of the project is 9m. The project generated 1,153.163 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 1970 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1973.

Contractors involved

The turbines for the hydro power project have been supplied by Andritz Hydro and Nydqvist & Holm.

Andritz Hydro supplied 9 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 21 MVA.

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