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Avče Pumped Hydro Storage Plant

Technology Type Open-loop Pumped Hydro Storage
Rated Power 185000 kW
Duration at Rated Power (HH:MM) 0:15.00 / 0.00
URL More about Avče Pumped Hydro Storage Plant
It pumps water from a height of 105 m above sea level near the village of Avče to a height of 625 meters. The accumulation lake is close to the village of Kanalski vrh, it holds a little over 2 million cubic meters of water. The generator generates 185 MW when producing electricity and uses 180 MW when pumping water. The same turbine is used for pumping and generating electricity.
This data has been validated by project staff through a review of publicly available information about the project, and verified by the project owner. Information is accurate as of 2016-04-29.
Project Status
Status Operational
Commissioning On DD.04.YYYY
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Siting
Location

Avče, Slovenian Littoral
Slovenia

ISO/RTO N/A
Utility Type
Paired Grid Resource
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Ownership & Value Chain Partners
Ownership Model Third-Party-Owned
Equity Owner 1 HSE Group
Cost & Performance
Performance Performance metrics not available
Benefits
Service Use Case Electric Energy Time Shift
Electric Supply Capacity
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