Rothenbrunnen is a 138MW hydro power project. It is located in Switzerland. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 138 138 Active Switzerland


SN Energie, Axpo Power, Alpiq Holding and Kanton Graubunden are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 28.8%, 22%, 21.6% and 12.6% respectively.

The gross head and net head of the project are 673m and 631m respectively. The project generated 204.57 GWh of electricity.

The project has 3 electric generators installed at the site. The generator capacity is 52 MVA.

Contractors Involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of pelton turbines, each with 50.4MW nameplate capacity.


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