Tryland power station | Agder Energi

Tryland power station

Tryland power station is a hydroelectric facility in Lindesnes Municipality.

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Tryland 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. Tryland is one of several power stations in the municipality.

The power station makes use of the 132-metre drop from Aklandstjønn. After the water has passed through the power station, it is returned to the River Audna.

The intake at Krosstjørna is fed by three large reservoirs: Sundsvatn (331.02 m a.s.l.), Eptevatn (231.92 m a.s.l.) and Lelandsvatn (195.79 m a.s.l.)

Tunnel length 375m
Vertical drop 132m
Operating since 1922/2008
Number Aggregates in operation at the station:0
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:

Tryland power station supplies 25 GWh to Agder Energi per year, equivalent to 0.3% of the 8200 GWh generated by the group in an average year.
This makes Tryland power station the 36th biggest power station in the Agder Energi group.
1000 husstander 1000 husstander
Agder Energi’s share of generation covers the annual consumption of approximately 1250 households.

Wikipedia, Agder Energi’s own data.