Hydroelectric Power Plants in Slovakia - other kraje
Cunovo
Location: Bratislava
Operator: Vodohospodarska Vystavba sp
Configuration: 4 X 6 MW Bulb
Operation: 1996
T/G supplier: Voith, Siemens
EPC: Voith
Quick facts: This HPP located in the structure of the alternative Danube River dam near Cunovo, and is part of the Gabčíkovo scheme.

Photograph courtesy of Vodohospodarska Vystavba sp
Posted 21 Jul 2012

Dobsina- II
Location: Kosice
Operator: Slovenske Elektrarne AS
Configuration: 1 X 2 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1995
T/G supplier: CKD Turo Technics, Skoda
Quick facts: Dobšiná was rebuilt in 2003 and its turbines up-rated. The machines are arranged horizontally and move water from the Hnilec catchment to the Slaná catchment area.

Photograph courtesy of Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 24 Jun 2007

Domaaa
Location: Presov
Operator: Slovenske Elektrarne AS
Configuration: 2 X 6.2 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1966
T/G supplier: CKD, Skoda
Quick facts: This plant is on the Domaša Reservoir on the Ondava River.

Photograph courtesy of Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 24 Jun 2007

Dubnica nad Váhom
Location: Trencin
Operator: Slovenske Elektrarne AS
Configuration: 2 X 8.25 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1949
T/G supplier: CKD
Quick facts: The Dubnica nad Váhom plant generates electricity and serves to regulate flows for downstream hydro plants.

Photograph courtesy of Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 24 Jun 2007

Gabčíkovo
Location: Trnava
Operator: Vodohospodarska Vystavba sp
Configuration: 8 X 90 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1992-1995
T/G supplier: CKD, Skoda
Quick facts: Negotiations between Czechoslovakia and Hungary on a joint water resources scheme started in 1951. In May 1976, the countries agreed to construct the Gabčíkovo-Nagymoros Barrage System. For various reasons, the Hungarians stopped work on Nagymoros in July 1989, but Gabčíkovo was completed after a $400mn redesign. The plant is owned by Vodohospodárska Výstavba sp and operated by SE.

Photograph courtesy of Vodohospodarska Vystavba sp
Re-posted 21 Jul 2012

Horná Streda
Location: Trencin
Operator: Slovenske Elektrarne AS
Configuration: 2 X 8.25 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1954
T/G supplier: CKD
Quick facts: Horná Streda is the last stage of the Nové Mesto cascade on the Váh River. Its discharge channel empties into the Slnava Reservoir in Piešťany.

Photograph courtesy of Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 24 Jun 2007

Hronska Dubrava
Location: Banská Bystrica
Operator: Elpo Ltd
Configuration: 3 X 469-kW Kaplan
Operation: 2012
T/G supplier: ??
EPC: LDC Design Zvolen, Vahostav-SK as, Skoda
Quick facts: This SHP is on the River Poprad at Km 65. Construction began in Oct 2010 and the project completed in Apr 2012.

Photograph courtesy of Vahostav-SK as
Posted 14 Feb 2017

Ilava
Location: Trencin
Operator: Slovenske Elektrarne AS
Configuration: 2 X 7.5-MW Kaplan
Operation: 1946
T/G supplier: Storek, Siemens
Quick facts: Ilava is on the Váh River downstream of the Ladce plant. The governors were changed out in 1996/97 by MicroStep.

Photograph courtesy of Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 19 Aug 2007

Kostolná
Location: Trnava
Operator: Slovenske Elektrarne AS
Configuration: 2 X 12.75-MW Kaplan
Operation: 1953
T/G supplier: CKD

Photograph courtesy of Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 19 Aug 2007

Králová
Location: Banska Bystrica
Operator: Slovenske Elektrarne AS
Configuration: 2 X 22.4-MW Kaplan
Operation: 1985
T/G supplier: CKD, Skoda
Quick facts: This plant on the Kráová Reservoir between Sered and Šala is the last large plant on the Váh River.

Photograph courtesy of Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 19 Aug 2007

Krompachy
Location: Kosice
Operator: Slovenske Elektrarne AS
Configuration: 1 X 330 kW Kaplan
Operation: 1931
T/G supplier: ??
Quick facts: This plant on the Hornád River is near the site of the first hydroelectric plant in western Slovakia, originally built in 1889.

Photograph courtesy of Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 19 Aug 2007

Ladce
Location: Trencin
Operator: Slovenske Elektrarne
Configuration: 2 X 10.5 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1957
T/G supplier: CKD, Skoda
Quick facts: Ladce is the oldest operational hydroelectric power plant on the Váh River. The machinery was modernized by Alstom Austria.

Photograph courtesy of Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 19 Aug 2007

Madunice
Location: Trnava
Operator: Slovenske Elektrarne
Configuration: 3 X 14.4-MW Kaplan
Operation: 1960
T/G supplier: CKD
Quick facts: Madunice is downstream from the Såòava Reservoir built on Váh River bottomland. Nearby is the Pieštany Spa center.

Photograph courtesy of Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 3 Sep 2007

Podluzany
Location: Nitra
Operator: ZPMS Eneko
Configuration: 1 x 55 kW Francis, 1 X 452 kW Kaplan
Operation: ?? - 2007
T/G supplier: Mavel
Quick facts: The Podluzany plant originally had one Mavel MT5 Francis turbine and was permitted for five more MT5 machines, but the owned opted to install a single larger Kaplan turbine instead. The KA 1580 turbine has a 1580mm runner, three turbine blades and operates at a head of 3.9m. Mavel's scope also included a generator, trash racks, cleaning machines, draft tube gate hydraulics and electrical equipment.

Photograph courtesy of Mavel
Posted 27 Jan 2007

Rakovec
Location: Presov
Operator: Slovenske Elektrarne AS
Configuration: 2 X 250-kW Francis
Operation: 1912
T/G supplier: Danubius
Quick facts: This is SE's oldest operating hydroelectric plant and has virtually all the original equipment.

Photograph courtesy of Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 22 Sep 2007

 
Ružín II
Location: Kosice
Operator: Slovenske Elektrarne AS
Configuration: 1 X 1.8-MW Kaplan
Operation: 1974
T/G supplier: ??
Quick facts: Ružín  II is on the balancing reservoir downstream of the Ružín pumped storage power plant.

Photograph courtesy of Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 22 Sep 2007

Stara Lubovna
Location: Presov
Operator: Elpo Ltd
Configuration: 2 X 49-kW Kaplan
Operation: 2012
T/G supplier: ??
EPC: LDC Design Zvolen, Vahostav-SK as
Quick facts: This SHP is on the River Poprad at Km 65. Construction began in Oct 2010 and the project completed in Apr 2012.

Photograph courtesy of INGOS sro
Posted 14 Feb 2017

Abbreviations

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

Updated 14-Feb-2017

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