Åna-Sira power station

Åna-Sira power station is a hydroelectric facility on the River Sireåna in Flekkefjord Municipality, Vest-Agder.

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Geography:

Åna-Sira power station lies in Flekkefjord Municipality in Vest-Agder. The municipality has a population of 9,013, and covers an area of 543 km², approximately 11% of which is water.


The power station makes use of the 46-metre drop from Lake Lundevatn to Åna.


Water from the Sirdalen valley is deposited into Lundevatn by the River Sira at Sirnes, while water from Hovsvatnet enters the lake at Moi.

Tunnel length 1700m
Vertical drop 46m
Operating since 1971/89
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Number Aggregates in operation at the station:3
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Agder Engergi owns 12.2% of power plant
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Every second runs the 390m³ water through the plant. Enough to fill 39 ten-liter buckets of water every hundredth of a second.

Power producting:

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Åna-Sira power station supplies 71 GWh to Agder Energi per year, equivalent to 0.87% of the 8200 GWh generated by the group in an average year.
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This makes Åna-Sira power station the 26th biggest power station in the Agder Energi group.
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Agder Energi’s share of generation covers the annual consumption of approximately 3550 households.

Wikipedia, Agder Energi’s own data.