Amsteg hydroelectric plant

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Amsteg hydroelectric plant is an operating hydroelectric power plant in Uri, Switzerland.

Project Details

Table 1: Project details for Amsteg hydroelectric plant

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Turbines Technology type Owner Operator
Operating[1] 1923[1] 120 MW[1] 3[2] Conventional storage[1] Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) [90%]; Canton of Uri [9%]; Urner Kantonalbank [1%][3] Kraftwerk Amsteg AG (KWA)[4]

Location

Table 2: Location details for Amsteg hydroelectric plant

Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Uri, Switzerland[5] 46.7668, 8.6729 (exact)[5]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 https://web.archive.org/web/20220624194253/https://api.geo.admin.ch/rest/services/energie/MapServer/ch.bfe.statistik-wasserkraftanlagen/300900/extendedHtmlPopup?lang=en. Archived from the original on June 24, 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. https://web.archive.org/web/20220926003645/https://company.sbb.ch/de/sbb-als-geschaeftspartner/leistungen-evu/energie/produktion/wasserkraftwerke/amsteg.html. Archived from the original on September 26, 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. (PDF) https://web.archive.org/web/20220616182133/https://www.ur.ch/_docn/204923/LA.2020-0098_I._Bericht_und_Antrag_des_Regierungsrats.pdf. Archived from the original (PDF) on June 16, 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. https://web.archive.org/web/20220616183220/https://www.ur.ch/newsarchiv/32748. Archived from the original on June 16, 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. 5.0 5.1 https://web.archive.org/web/20220616192737/https://ld.geo.admin.ch/energy/hydropowerplant/300900. Archived from the original on June 16, 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)