Prater hydroelectric power station: Green energy in the heart of Munich

Located in the heart of Munich, the Prater hydroelectric power station with a power of 2.5MW produces 10 GWh of green electricity per year, enabling it to power around 4,000 homes and avoid the release of 9,000 tonnes of CO2.

The originality of this project, developed jointly with Stadtwerke München GmbH, is based on an underground installation of turbines and equipment, making production completely invisible and silent.

  • Commissioned: August 2010
  • Fall height: 9 meters
  • Power: 2.5MW
  • Annual production: 10 GWh