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Leitzachwerk II

Technology Type Open-loop Pumped Hydro Storage
Rated Power 49200 kW
URL More about Leitzachwerk II
Between 1958 and 1960, a second pumped storage power plant was added near Leitzachwerk 1 on Seehamer Lake. While Leitzachwerk 1 uses Francis turbines to generate electricity, the Leitzachwerk 2 plant uses two Kaplan turbines rated at 24.6 MW each.
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Project Status
Status Operational
Commissioning On DD.01.YYYY
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Siting
Location

Seehamer See
Vagen, Bavaria
Germany

ISO/RTO N/A
Utility Stadtwerke München
Utility Type Public Owned
Paired Grid Resource Transmission
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Ownership & Value Chain Partners
Ownership Model Utility-Owned
Equity Owner 1 Stadtwerke München
Energy Storage Technology Provider Voith, Escher-Wyss
Cost & Performance
Performance Performance metrics not available
Benefits
Service Use Case Electric Energy Time Shift
Electric Supply Capacity
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