Complete Overhaul of unique hydro power plant Želina

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The small hydro power plant Želina built on Ohře river has been commissioned since1908 year and these days is being listed as technical heritage of the Czech Republic. Generating technology is still oparated by ČEZ.

 

Scope of Želina power plant works is complete overhaul and modernization of two Francis turbine units, installation of new intake trash racks, up-grading of trash raking machines and gates.

 

Technical parameters of Francis turbines:

Twin-runner diameter: 1050 mm

Installed power output: 2 x 345 kW

Rated speed: 130 rpm

Generator rated speed: 757 rpm