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Klingnau run-of-river power station

Klingnau run-of-river power station

Situated at the junction of the Rivers Aare and Rhine, the power station with its 3 Kaplan turbines is the furthest downstream generation site on the River Aare. Its construction created jobs during the slump of the 1930s. The reservoir and environs are now part of a nature reserve of national importance.


Large Run-of-River Plants


Switzerland


Koblenz, AG


3 Kaplan turbines


37.5 MW


Alpiq: 10.06 %


1935

230 GWh


No


in service