Nedre Rossaga is a 350MW hydro power project. It is located on Stormyrbassenget river/basin in Nordland, Norway. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. The project construction commenced in 1953 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1958.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 350 350 Active Nordland, Norway Statkraft


The project is developed and owned by Statkraft. The company has a stake of 100%.

Nedre Rossaga (Nedre Rossaga Units I-III) underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2013-2014. The project generated 2,150 GWh of electricity.

Nedre Rossaga (Nedre Rossaga Units I-III) consists of 3 units of francis turbines.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 1953 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1958.

Contractors Involved

Nedre Rossaga (Nedre Rossaga New Unit) is equipped with Rainpower francis turbine. The phase consists of 1 turbine with 225MW nameplate capacity.

About Statkraft

Statkraft AS (Statkraft), a subsidiary of Statkraft SF, is a power utility which produces electricity and supplies district heating. It generates power from hydro, wind, gas, solar and bio-power sources. The company develops hydroelectric power plants in emerging markets outside Europe. Statkraft also plans, develops, constructs and operates energy facilities and conducts physical and financial energy trading in European energy exchanges. The company’s services include analysis and consulting services, and energy services, among others. It serves customers in Norway, Germany, Sweden, the UK, and other countries. Statkraft is headquartered in Oslo, Norway.


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