NameSchiffmühle
OperatorLimmatkraftwerke AG - LKW
RiverLimmat
CountrySwitzerland
SpecificationsSchiffmühle 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 turbine3 vertical Kaplan turbines / 1 horizontal Kaplan turbine
Fish Species26 fish species known; target species barbel, schneider, trout, greyling. Salmon expected in the next 10 - 20 years
FIThydro research focusDownstream fish migration, Field monitoring, 3d numerical modelling, Fish movement survey Telemetry and PIT-tagging techniques.
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