Balforsens is an 88MW hydro power project. It is located on Ume river/basin in Vasterbotten, Sweden. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1958.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||88||88||–||Active||Vasterbotten, Sweden|
The project is currently owned by Uniper with a stake of 100%.
Balforsens is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 3.6 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project is 31.1m. The project generated 492 GWh of electricity.
The hydro power project consists of 2 turbines.
The project got commissioned in 1958.
GE Renewable Energy supplied 2 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 44 MVA.
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