Holjes is a 127.8MW hydro power project. It is located on Klaraven river/basin in Varmland, 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. The project construction commenced in 1957 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1962. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by NCC and is currently owned by Fortum with a stake of 100%.

The gross head of the project is 88m. Holjes underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2012-2016. The project generated 530 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 2 turbines, each with 65MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 1957 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1962.

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About NCC

NCC AB (NCC) is a provider of construction and property development services. It carries out the construction and development of residential and commercial properties, roads, industrial facilities, public buildings, bridges, telecommunication infrastructure, and civil engineering structures. The company also offers input materials, which are used in the construction activities including aggregates and asphalt; and is active in road services and paving operations. It also offers charging electrified roads. NCC serves private individuals, central government, municipalities, county councils, public utility housing companies, and financial investors. It has operations in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Poland, and the Baltic countries. NCC is headquartered in Solna, Sweden.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.