Driva is a 140MW hydro power project. It is located on Driva river/basin in Møre og Romsdal, Norway. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1973.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 140 140 Active Møre og Romsdal, Norway


TronderEnergi and Istad Kraft are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 75% and 25% respectively.

Driva is a reservoir based project. The gross head of the project is 450m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1973.

Contractors Involved

Rainpower was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 82.5MW nameplate capacity.

ABB supplied electric generator(s) for the project.


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