Ronkhausen is a 140MW hydro power project. It is located on Glingebach river/basin in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. 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 Mark-E.

Ronkhausen is a pumped storage project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 1.2 million cubic meter. The gross head and net head of the project are 278m and 254m respectively. The project generated 735 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1969.

Contractors involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 70MW nameplate capacity.

Voith Hydro Holding supplied electric generator(s) for the project.

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