This project is situated in one of the most beautiful parts of Europe – in Italy near the French border. Water damage in the powerhouses at the start of installation caused significant delays with much of the equipment having to be reconditioned and repaired. This installation brings the total number of turbines Mavel has installed in Italy in the past four years to thirteen.
Pontey and Chatillon towns, river Dora Baltéa
ABB Energy Automation S.p.A.
Energia Plassier s.r.l.
Head = 3.89 m, Flow = 17.35 cms
2 Kaplan Bulb turbines KA1800K3
884 kW (442 kW per unit)