Alagna Valsesia small-scale hydropower plant

In the winter sports resort of Monte Rosa, not far from the Sesia source, the small hydroelectric power station generates environmentally friendly natural electricity. With its typical "walser" architecture, the power station blends seamlessly into the landscape.

Facts & figures

Plant type:

Small-scale hydropower plant

Location:

Alagna Valsesia, Italy

Number of turbines:

1 Bouvier Hydro

Capacity:

4.6 MW

Shareholding:

90 %

Commissioning:

2001

Average annual production:

9 GWh

Guided tours:

No

Status:

In service