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Murkraftwerk Franz power plant opened

The 115th anniversary of energy provider E-Werk Franz was celebrated on 29 June 2018 together with the official opening of the hydropower plant. The new power plant with its fish ladder was built in 2017 and put into service in January 2018. In order for fish to pass freely through the nearly 100 year oldmehr

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Sterzermühle power plant opened in Bamberg

On 19 July 2018, the Sterzermühle power plant was officially opened. The power plant is located in the heart of the World Heritage Site of Bamberg and is designed to supply both the city centre and 300 to 350 Bamberg households with energy. The hydropower plant’s turbine, a horizontal Kaplan unit, can be found concealedmehr

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HPP Cipresillos construction

In Chile, construction is currently underway at the HPP Cipresillos power plant site. After completion, two horizontal Pelton turbines with three nozzles each will supply the population with electricity.

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Groundbreaking ceremony for the Grossweil shaft power plant

The groundbreaking ceremony for the environmentally friendly shaft power plant in the Loisach river near Großweil took place on 10 November 2017 with Bavarian Minister of Economic Affairs Ilse Aigner in attendance. The innovative concept was developed by the Technical University of Munich and will contain electromechanical equipment provided by Geppert. This especially fish-friendly powermehr

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Hydro Power Plant Chumey in Bhutan in service

HPP Chumey has been put into service successfully and its three horizontal Francis turbines are now helping to supply energy in Bhutan. We wish to thank all of our local partners for their support in this EPC project!

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Geppert Hydropower Cube shipped

On 6 July 2018, five containers with a mobile power plant solution were shipped to their destination in Iran. This innovative power plant solution is suitable for drinking water and must simply be positioned appropriately on site so that it can provide the population with desperately needed electricity from a renewable energy source. The turbinesmehr

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Luggauerbach power plant opened

The Luggauerbach power plant was officially opened on 24 August 2018. We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone involved for their outstanding collaboration over the past few months.

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Works outing to the Gemeinschaftskraftwerk Inn hydropower plant

On 21 September 2018, the Geppert team visited the Gemeinschaftskraftwerk Inn hydropower plant during a works outing. In a fascinating guided tour, we viewed the hydropower plant being constructed in the border area between Switzerland and Austria, which after completion will be among the largest run-of-river power stations in the Alps.

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