Cogne power station
Montroz Extraction works
CLIENT: G.E.C. Energie S.r.l.
POWER: KVA 2.000- KVA 350
The “Lisardey” power plant is located in the town of the same name in the municipality of Cogne. In the building there are two turbine-generator units.
The first unit exploits a height difference of 450,00 meters and is operational in the period from May to September.
The second unit, however, is active during the remaining months of the year. The powers amount respectively to 1,500.00 KW and 300.00 KW.
The extraction structure and supply work of the system upstream are shared with the local irrigation consortium. The one downstream allows derivation of the water, in addition to the irrigation consortium, also to the Municipality and to private premises for the operation of two small hydro-electric plants. Therefore, a system serving the area.