Hydroelectric Power Plants in Slovenia

Ajba
Location: Goriska
Operator: Soške Elektrarne Nova Gorica
Configuration: 1 X 4.1 MW bulb
Operation: 1975
T/G supplier: Litostroj, Koncar

Photograph courtesy of HSE - Holding Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 14 Aug 2005

Blanca
Location: Podravska
Operator: HSE - Holding Slovenske Elektrarne
Configuration: 3 X 14.2-MW Kaplan
Operation: 2010
T/G supplier: Litostroj, Koncar
EPC: IBE, Nivo
Quick facts: In Jul 2002, HSE was licensed to construct five hydroelectric power plants on the lower Sava River, Slovenia's longest. Blanca is near Sevnica

Photograph courtesy of HSE - Holding Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 29 Apr 2015

Bostanj
Location: Podravska
Operator: HSE - Holding Slovenske Elektrarne
Configuration: 3 X 10.8 MW bulb
Operation: 2006
T/G supplier: Litostroj, Koncar
EPC: Gradis Inzeniring
Quick facts: In Jul 2002, HSE was licensed to construct five hydroelectric power plants on the lower Sava. Bostanj was the first to complete. The chain of plants on the lower Sava is believed to be the largest-ever capital investment in the country at around €406mn.

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Re-posted 29 Apr 2015

Doblar-I
Location: Goriska
Operator: Soške Elektrarne Nova Gorica
Configuration: 3 X 10 MW Francis
Operation: 1939
T/G supplier: Riva, BBC

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Posted 14 Aug 2005

Dravograd
Location: Podravska
Operator: Dravske Elektrarne Maribor
Configuration: 3 X 7 MW Francis
Operation: 1944-1955
T/G supplier: Voith, Andritz, AEG, Alsthom-Jeumont
Quick facts: The plant was modernized in 2000.

Photograph courtesy of HSE - Holding Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 14 Aug 2005

Fala Rebuild
Location: Podravska
Operator: Dravske Elektrarne Maribor
Configuration: 1 X 17 MW, 2 X 20 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1977-1991
T/G supplier: Voith, Litostroj, Koncar

Photograph courtesy of HSE - Holding Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 20 Aug 2005

Krsko
Location: Podravska
Operator: HSE - Holding Slovenske Elektrarne
Configuration: 3 X 13.2-MW Kaplan
Operation: 2013
T/G supplier: Litostroj, Koncar
EPC: IBE
Quick facts: Krsko HPP went into operation in Apr 2013 and was officially opened on 7 Jun 2013.

Photograph courtesy of HSE - Holding Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 29 Apr 2015

Marof
Location: Goriska
Operator: Soske Elektrarne Nova Gorica doo
Configuration: 2 X 220 kW Francis
Operation: 1932
T/G supplier: San Giorgio
Quick facts: This SHP was built by Italian companies as part of a three-plant complex supplying electricty to the Idrija mercury mine.

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Posted 11 Oct 2014

Mavcice
Location: Gorenjska
Operator: Savske Elektrarne Ljubljana
Configuration: 2 X 19 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1986
T/G supplier: Litostroj, Koncar

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Posted 20 Aug 2005

Medvode
Location: Osrednjeslovenska
Operator: Savske Elektrarne Ljubljana
Configuration: 2 X 9 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1953-1955
T/G supplier: Voith, Litostroj, Koncar

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Posted 20 Aug 2005

Moste
Location: Gorenjska
Operator: Savske Elektrarne Ljubljana
Configuration: 1 X 8.2-MW, 2 X 6.8-MW spiral Francis
Operation: 1977-2010
T/G supplier: Litostroj, Koncar
Quick facts: This was the first HPP on the Sava River with 3 X 4.3-MW sets online from 1952-1955. A concrete, arch-grvity dam was built in Kavcke Gorge The old sets were retired and replaced with new equipment in 2010. Average production is 56 GWh/yr.

Photograph courtesy of Savske Elektrarne Ljubljana
Posted 2 Aug 2015

Otok
Location: Podravska
Operator: Dravske Elektrarne Maribor
Configuration: 3 X 20 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1953-1955
T/G supplier: Voith, Litostroj, Koncar

Photograph courtesy of HSE - Holding Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 3 Sep 2005

Plave-I
Location: Goriska
Operator: Soške Elektrarne Nova Gorica
Configuration: 2 X 7.5 MW, 1 X 4.1 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1939-1940
T/G supplier: Escher Wyss, Marelli, Litostroj, Koncar

Photograph courtesy of HSE - Holding Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 3 Sep 2005

Plave-II
Location: Goriska
Operator: Soske Elektrarne Nova Gorica doo
Configuration: 1 X 23 MW Kaplan
Operation: 2002
T/G supplier: Litostroj, Koncar
Quick facts: Plave-II was added to take advatate of waterworks associatd with Plave-II It involved a new intake on the River Soča and a new 5,992m, 6.2m diameter pressure tunnel to the new powerhouse.

Photograph courtesy of Soske Elektrarne Nova Gorica do
Posted 11 Oct 2014

Solkan
Location: Goriska
Operator: Soske Elektrarne Nova Gorica doo
Configuration: 3 X 10.4-MW Kaplan
Operation: 1984-1985
T/G supplier: Litostroj, Koncar
Quick facts: Solkan on the River Soča at mile 91.5km is connected to the 110kV network.

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Posted 12 Oct 2014

Vrhovo
Location: Savinjska
Operator: Savske Elektrarne Ljubljana
Configuration: 3 X 14.4-MW bulb
Operation: 1993
T/G supplier: Litostroj, Koncar
Quick facts: This was the first HPP on the Lower Sava River cascade. Average production is 116 GWh/yr.

Photograph courtesy of Savske Elektrarne Ljubljana
Posted 2 Aug 2015

Vuhred
Location: Podravska
Operator: Dravske Elektrarne Maribor
Configuration: 3 X 20.4 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1956-1958
T/G supplier: Litostroj, Koncar

Photograph courtesy of HSE - Holding Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 3 Sep 2005

Vuzenica
Location: Podravska
Operator: Dravske Elektrarne Maribor
Configuration: 2 X 15 MW, 1 X 22 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1953-1957
T/G supplier: Voith, Litostroj, Koncar

Photograph courtesy of HSE - Holding Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 4 Sep 2005

 
Zadlascica
Location: Goriska
Operator: Soške Elektrarne Nova Gorica
Configuration: 2 X 4 MW Pelton
Operation: 1989
T/G supplier: Litostroj, Koncar

Photograph courtesy of HSE - Holding Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 4 Sep 2005

Zlatolicje
Location: Podravska
Operator: Dravske Elektrarne Maribor
Configuration: 2 X 76.5 MW Kaplan
Operation: 1968
T/G supplier: Litostroj, Koncar
Quick facts: This is the largest of the eight DEM hydro plants on the Drava River in eastern Slovenia. In total, DEM's 575 MW supplies a quarter of Slovenia's electricity.

Photograph courtesy of HSE - Holding Slovenske Elektrarne
Posted 4 Sep 2005

Abbreviations

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

Updated 02-Aug-2015

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