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Penstock for hydro power plant

Penstock for hydro power plant

Weholite technology was used for the construction of a penstock (water transmission pipeline) for a new small hydro power plant in the city of Cieszyn.

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Hydropower is the  most popular renewable energy resource in the world with  a 16 percent share in the global energy output and counting. In recent years Poland has seen a rise in the number of hydroelectric projects, mainly small power plants, which utilize local watercourses for the production of clean, cheap energy. Recently, for the first time in Poland, Weholite technology was used for the construction of a penstock (water transmission pipeline) for a new small hydro power plant in the city of Cieszyn.

Project Information

Country
Poland

Website

Completion
2012

Project Type
New Build

Size
Weholite pipes PE DN2200 mm, SN4 - 510 m. Special T-way fitting DN 2200/2xDN1600 mm

Partners

Investor:
MEW S.A. Warszawa

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