Bjurfors Nedre KRV is a 78MW hydro power project. It is located on Ume river/basin in Vasterbotten, Sweden. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1959. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Statkraft with a stake of 100%.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 2.8 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project is 20m. The project generated 348 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines, each with 26MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1959.

Contractors involved

GE Renewable Energy supplied 3 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 28 MVA.

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