Kawaguchi Dam Natural Energy Museum(Kawaguchi Ene-Myu)



Water Turbine Runner

waterwheel_runnerOn display are two full-sized turbine runners used for the water power generation at dams. You can touch and imagine how powerful the water flow is.

Kawaguchi Power Plant: Kaplan turbine runner
      Weight: 6t / unit
      Amount of water used: up to 70㎥ / s

Hinotani Power Plant: Francis turbine runner
       Weight: 4.4t / unit
       Amount of water used: up to 60㎥ / s

* Due to the construction of the parking area No.2, the exhibition will be suspended for the time being from November 2021.