Blenio storage power stations
The Blenio storage power station went into operation between 1959 and 1963. The Luzzone, Olivone and Biasca stations belong to this power plant. All facilities are remotely controlled and monitored from the command centre in Locarno. The concession runs until 2042.
Storage Power Plants
Luzzone: 1 Francis turbine / Olivone: 2 twin Pelton turbines / Biasca: 4 twin Pelton turbines
Alpiq: 17.5 %