Hydroelectric Power Plants in Estonia

Jägala Rebuild
Location: Harju
Operator: Jägala Energy OÜ
Configuration: 2 X 800 kW, 1 X 378 kW spiral
Operation: 2009
T/G supplier: Global Hydro Energy
Quick facts: This site is in Jõelähtme Parish. The original plant was built in 1917 and ran until 1970. A special purpose company was formed to rebuild the SHP, which is tied to the local grid of OÜ Jaotusvõrk via a 110/20kV connection.

Photograph by Hannu (wikipedia)
Posted 23 Nov 2013

Keila-Joa Rebuild
Location: Harju
Operator: Eesti Energia SA
Configuration: 1 X 365 kW Kaplan
Operation: 2005
T/G supplier: Hydrolink
EPC: Facio Ehitus AS

Photograph courtesy of Facio Ehitus AS
Posted 3 Jan 2007

Linnamäe Rebuild
Location: Harju
Operator: Eesti Energia SA
Configuration: 3 X 450 kW
Operation: 2002
T/G supplier: Waterpumps, AEG
EPC: FKSM
Quick facts: Linnamäe is 1.5km from the mouth of the Jägala River. It was first commissioned in Apr 1924 and connected by a 33kV line to a paper and wood-pulp board factory in Tallinn. The Soviet Army ruined the power plant in 1941.

Photograph courtesy of www.virumaa.ee
Posted 3 Jan 2007

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 23-Nov-2013

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