Færåsen power station | Agder Energi

Færåsen power station is a hydroelectric facility in Lindesnes Municipality in Vest-Agder.

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Færåsen power station lies in Lindesnes Municipality in Vest-Agder. The municipality has a population of 4 853, and covers an area of 316 km², approximately 5.5% of which is water. Færåsen is one of several power stations in the municipality.

The power station makes use of the 56-metre drop from Eptevatnet to Brådlandsvatnet.

Tunnel length 270m
Vertical drop 55m
Operating since 2009
Number Aggregates in operation at the station:1
Agder Engergi owns 100% of power plant
Every second runs the 0m³ water through the plant. Enough to fill 0 ten-liter buckets of water every hundredth of a second.

Power producting:

supplies 6 GWh to Agder Energi per year, equivalent to 0.07% of the 8200 GWh generated by the group in an average year.
This makes the 41th biggest power station in the Agder Energi group.
1000 husstander
Agder Energi’s share of generation covers the annual consumption of approximately 300 households.

Wikipedia, Agder Energi’s own data.