Alpiq 23%, Canton and town of Basle 14%, BKW 16%, NOK 14%, ATEL 11.5%, ENSA 10%, FMV 11.5%
Part of production reverting to Alpiq: 23%
Bitsch power station - alt. 693 m
3 Pelton turbines
The Gebidem dam is supplied by the waters of the Aletsch glacier, waters which are very rich in sediments. Each second the turbines of the Bitsch power station are fed with 55 m³ of water loaded with 10 to 13 kg of sand, making a daily average total of almost 40 tonnes.
alt. 1'436 m