Hydro-technical constructions

The Hydro-Electric Power Plant Bobrowice I in Siedlęcin

The plant was built between 1924 and 1925 on the 208.46th kilometer of the Bóbr river in a deep gorge. It is located between the Góra Gapy hill (465 meters) on the right river bank and a Siedlęcinka hill (495 meters) on the left river bank. After separation of the river, the Jezior Modre was created with a capacity of 0.5 million m3 and a surface of 11 hectares...

The Hydro-Electric Power Plant Bobrowice II in Siedlęcin

In the XIX century instead of the modern power plant, there was a watermill, a sawmill and a small plant, which used to produce a wood pulp for the papermaking industry. The power station was built on the right bank of the excavated tunnel. Furthermore, due to this undertaking, there was a picturesque island created called Larch. Its name comes from the larches growing beside it, which are not often found nearby the rivers...

The Hydro-Electric Power Plant Pilchowice II

The technical and terrain solutions applied while building the Pilchowice II plant indicate the possibility of locating a power station anywhere on the river. However, there is one condition that has to be fulfilled: at the particular river section, which should be approximately 1.5 kilometer long, there has to be a natural water drop of...