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Blenio storage power stations

Blenio storage power station

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


Switzerland


Locarno, TI


Luzzone: 1 Francis turbine / Olivone: 2 twin Pelton turbines / Biasca: 4 twin Pelton turbines


417 MW


Alpiq: 17.5 %


1959/1963

835 GWh


Yes


in service