Nomeland power station

The power station is in Iveland Municipality, on the east side of the River Otra, approximately 24 kilometres north of Kristiansand.

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Geography:

Nomeland power station is situated in Iveland Municipality in Aust-Agder. The municipality has a population of 1,314, and covers an area of 261 km², approximately 5.5% of which is water. Nomeland is one of several power stations in the municipality.


The power station makes use of the 20.4-metre drop from Nomelandsdammen, which dams the River Otra, down to the power station.


The Otra, which is the biggest river in southern Norway, runs from the Setesdalsheiene mountains in Bykle Municipality in the north to Kristiansand in the south.

Tunnel length 10m
Vertical drop 20,44m
Operating since 1920/22/94
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Number Aggregates in operation at the station:4
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:

2.06%
Nomeland power station supplies 169 GWh to Agder Energi per year, equivalent to 2.06% of the 8200 GWh generated by the group in an average year.
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This makes Nomeland power station the 11th biggest power station in the Agder Energi group.
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Agder Energi’s share of generation covers the annual consumption of approximately 8450 households.

Wikipedia, Agder Energi’s own data.