Centrale Idroelettrica Isola

Built: 1907

Abandoned: 1974

Visited: 2014

Isola, Italy

This hydroelectric plant was the first in the north of Italy and at that time of one of the largest in Europe. Construction work began in 1907 with a big lake as a reservoir. The plant uses the rivers that flow naturally into the basin of Lake Arno, a basin of 14 square kilometers.

The plant had an annual production of about 180 million Kwh and closed in 1974. The buildings are protected.

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