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Hydro plant Lipno

Hydro plant Lipno

Lipno nad Vltavou
38278 Lipno nad Vltavou
Contact: Informační centrum ČEZ

Telephone: +420 380 746 621
Mobile phone: +420 607 673 651

E-mail: infocentrum.eli@cez.cz

Location: Region of Český Krumlov
Type: Tours around Český Krumlov

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Aquatic work consists since 1960 of two dams, artificial water reservoirs and two hydro plants called Lipno I and Lipno II. This work was built mostly for water and energy purposes. Aim of construction was utilization of 160m slopeas source of top and controllable electric energy.
Hydro plant Lipno I is equipped with two sets each with output 60 MW, which are located in underground cavern of area 60 x 22 x 38 m.
Aim of hydro plant II is to balance outlet from power plant Lipno I.

Accessibility by road:
Autobus - lines towards: Český Krumlov, Rožmberk, Vyšší Brod, Loučovice, Lipno nad Vltavou, Frymburk Train: line no. 195: Lipno nad Vltavou - Rybník (at station Rybník runs line no. 196: České Budějovice - Horní Dvořiště, Summerau)

Valid price list: 15.06.2018 - 15.09.2018

Appropriation Unit Price per unit
Adultpers.20 CZK
Studentpers.10 CZK



Infocentre of hydro plant

Dates From - To Last tour
15.06.2018 - 15.09.2018   (Mo-Su) 10:00 - 16:00 15:00 hour

There´s a infocentre for publicity, where you can have a look for videoprojektion a pictures of the world of hydro plant 160 m under the ground.