Hydropowerplant Villarfocchiardo

The hydropower plant Villarfocchiardo is located in the North Italian Province of Turin along the River Dora Riparia. The plant is currently under construction and will be commissioned in December 2017. After completion, the plant will have an installed capacity of 0.5 MW.

Data & Facts
  • Location and site
    River Dora Riparia, Municipality Villar Focchiardo, Province of Turin, Italy
  • Number/type of turbines
    1 Kaplan-turbine with vertical axis
  • Capacity
    ca. 0.5 MW
  • Forecast electricity production p.a.
    ca. 1.7 Mio. kWh
  • Households supplied
    ca. 500
  • Commissioned
    December 2017