Finså power station

Finså power station is situated at Tonstad in Sirdal Municipality.

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Geography:

Finså power station lies in Sirdal Municipality in Vest-Agder. The municipality has a population of 1 831, and covers an area of 1 554 km², approximately 11% of which is water. Finså is one of seven power stations in the municipality.


The power station makes use of the drop from Bjørnestadvatnet down to Sirdalsvannet.


Bjørnestadvatnet is dammed to an elevation of between 353 and 338 m a.s.l.

Tunnel length 7221m
Vertical drop 303,5m
Operating since 1963
Aggregates
Number Aggregates in operation at the station:1
Eierskap
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:

1.88%
Finså power station supplies 154 GWh to Agder Energi per year, equivalent to 1.88% of the 8200 GWh generated by the group in an average year.
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This makes Finså power station the 14th biggest power station in the Agder Energi group.
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Agder Energi’s share of generation covers the annual consumption of approximately 7700 households.

Wikipedia, Agder Energi’s own data.