Uleberg power station

Uleberg power station was commissioned in the summer of 2006. In an average year it generates just under 40 GWh.

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Geography:

Uleberg power station is situated in Evje og Hornnes Municipality in Aust-Agder. The municipality has a population of 3,549, and covers an area of 550 km², approximately 5% of which is water.


The power station makes use of a 180-metre drop in the River Skjerka./p>


The Skjerka empties into Lake Øre in Åseral, and after the lake the river is known as Mandalselva.

Tunnel length 1487m
Vertical drop 179,5m
Operating since 2006
Aggregates Aggregates
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:

0.46%
Uleberg power station supplies 38 GWh to Agder Energi per year, equivalent to 0.46% of the 8200 GWh generated by the group in an average year.
#30
This makes Uleberg power station the 30th biggest power station in the Agder Energi group.
1000 husstander 1000 husstander
Agder Energi’s share of generation covers the annual consumption of approximately 1900 households.

Wikipedia, Agder Energi’s own data.