Hydropower plant in Landesbergen.

Ownership: 100 %
Production: 36 GWh
Power: 7 MW

At the beginning of 2009 Statkraft took over the run-of-river hydropower plant in Landesbergen in Lower Saxony in Germany from E.ON. The plant which is located along the Weser River was commissioned in 1960 and has a generating capacity of 7.2 MW.

The yearly average electricity generation amounts to approximately 36 GWh. The Landesbergen plant works with three Kaplan turbines with drive in siphon-pit setting. The central control room for monitoring the run-of-river hydropower plants is located in the pumped storage power plant Erzhausen.