Name Schiffmühle
Operator Limmatkraftwerke AG - LKW
River Limmat
Country Switzerland
Specifications Schiffmühle Main powerhouse / Schiffmühle residual flow power plant
Discharge [m3/s] 95 / 14
Head [m] 3.2 / 2.97
Capacity [MW] 3.46 / 0.385
Type of turbine 3 vertical Kaplan turbines / 1 horizontal Kaplan turbine
Fish Species 26 fish species known; target species barbel, schneider, trout, greyling. Salmon expected in the next 10 - 20 years
FIThydro research focus Downstream fish migration, Field monitoring, 3d numerical modelling, Fish movement survey Telemetry and PIT-tagging techniques.
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