Laudal power station

Laudal power station is a hydroelectric facility on the middle section of the River Mandalsåni, near the village of Laudal in Marnardal Municipality.

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Geography:

Laudal power station is situated in Marnardal Municipality in Vest-Agder. The municipality has a population of 2,290, and covers an area of 395 km², approximately 4% of which is water. Laudal is one of several power stations in the municipality.


The power station lies along the middle section of the River Mandalsåni, which is part of the Mandal river system. Laudal is the lowest power station on the Mandal river system.

Tunnel length 5900m
Vertical drop 36m
Operating since 1981
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Number Aggregates in operation at the station:2
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:

1.78%
Laudal power station supplies 146 GWh to Agder Energi per year, equivalent to 1.78% of the 8200 GWh generated by the group in an average year.
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This makes Laudal power station the 16th biggest power station in the Agder Energi group.
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Agder Energi’s share of generation covers the annual consumption of approximately 7300 households.

Wikipedia, Agder Energi’s own data.