Bavona hydroelectric plant

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Bavona hydroelectric plant is an operating hydroelectric power plant in Distretto di Vallemaggia, Ticino, Switzerland.

Project Details

Table 1: Project details for Bavona hydroelectric plant

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Turbines Technology type Owner Operator
Operating[1] 1966[1] 140 MW[1] 2[2] Conventional storage[1] Axpo Power AG [30%]; Canton of Ticino [20%]; Alpiq Suisse SA [12.5%]; Industrielle Werke Basel (IWB) [12.5%]; Elektrizitätswerk Der Stadt Zürich (EWZ) [10%]; BKW Energie AG [10%]; Energie Wasser Bern (EWB) [5%][3] Officine Idroelettriche della Maggia SA (OFIMA)[3]

Location

Table 2: Location details for Bavona hydroelectric plant

Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Distretto di Vallemaggia, Ticino, Switzerland[4] 46.4104, 8.5376 (exact)[4]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 https://web.archive.org/web/20220616185825/https://api.geo.admin.ch/rest/services/energie/MapServer/ch.bfe.statistik-wasserkraftanlagen/602600/extendedHtmlPopup?lang=en. Archived from the original on June 16, 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. https://web.archive.org/web/20220623023851/https://www.alpiq.com/power-generation/hydropower-plants/storage-power-plants/maggia. Archived from the original on June 23, 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 https://web.archive.org/web/20221201000731/https://www.ofima.ch/index.php/de/. Archived from the original on December 01, 2022. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |archive-date= (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. 4.0 4.1 https://web.archive.org/web/20220616194311/https://ld.geo.admin.ch/energy/hydropowerplant/602600. Archived from the original on June 16, 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)