Lang-Sima is a 500MW hydro power project. It is located on Sima river/basin in Vestland, Norway. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1980.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 500 500 Active Vestland, Norway


Statkraft, Bergenshalvoens kommunale kraftselskap and Sunnhordland Kraftlag are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 65%, 26.25% and 8.75% respectively.

The gross head of the project is 1,065m. The project generated 1,090 GWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1980.

Contractors Involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of pelton turbines, each with 250MW nameplate capacity.


All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.