Points of Interest Küblis
Küblis power plant
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The chosen cross shape of the Küblis power plant had the advantage that a window to the machine room from the command room provided an optimal overview.
All other parts of the plant necessary for the operation of the power plant were accommodated in the arms of the building. During the construction of 1919 - 1922, three three-phase machines, two single-phase groups, a self-consumption group and a converter group were installed. From March to December 2005, the machine room was completely rebuilt and the six machines were replaced by two new machine groups, each with two Pelton turbines and a generator. In Küblis, the water discharged via the Klosters and Schlappin power plants is processed together with water from the Landquart catchments in Klosters and the Schanielabach.
Gross head: 355 m
Water volume: 16.5 m3/s
Number and type of turbines: 2 Double Pelton horizontal
Power: 45 MW
Annual production: 178.2 GWh/a
Repower AG invites interested persons to visit the Küblis power plant. Electricity production by the turbines and generators. Control of operations in the command room. Picture gallery about the origin of the Prättigau power plants.
Participants min. 6, max. 20 persons
Valid Tuesdays, 28 June - 4 October 2022 (02 August no guided tour)
Duration 14.00 - 15.00
Meeting point In front of the Küblis power plant (from Küblis train station approx. 10 minutes on foot, follow the signs from the main road).
Registration at the latest the day before until 12.00 noon
Contact Prättigau Tourismus, Grüsch, Tel. +41 81 325 11 11
Costs with guest card free of charge
Upon presentation of the guest card Prättigau, you will receive the guided tour free of charge.
Responsible for this content Prättigau Tourismus GmbH.
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