Litjfossen is a 75MW hydro power project. It is located on Orkla river/basin in Innlandet, Norway. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1982.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 75 75 Active Innlandet, Norway


Statkraft, TronderEnergi Kraft and Eidsiva Energi are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 48.6%, 35% and 12% respectively.

Litjfossen is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 153 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project is 289m. The project generated 160 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 1 turbine with 75MW nameplate capacity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1982.

Contractors Involved

Norsk Elektrisk & Brown Boveri supplied electric generator(s) for the project.


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