Petershagen hydropower plant.

Ownership: 100 %
Production: 18 GWh
Power: 3 MW

At the beginning of 2009 Statkraft took over the run-of-river hydropower plant in Petershagen North Rhine-Westphalia from E.ON. The plant which is located along the Weser River was commissioned in 1953 and has a generating capacity of 3.3 MW.

The yearly average electricity generation amounts to approximately 18 GWh. The Petershagen plant consists of 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.