Kvilldal is a 1,240MW hydro power project. It is located on Ardalselva river/basin in Rogaland, Norway. 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 1981. Buy the profile here.

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Statkraft, Lyse, Agder Energi, Sunnhordland Kraftlag and Skagerak Energi are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 72%, 17.96%, 6.01%, 2.54% and 1.49% respectively.

Kvilldal is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 3,100 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project is 530m. The project generated 3,131.2 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1981.

Contractors involved

Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of francis turbines, each with 315MW nameplate capacity.

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This content was updated on 10 November 2023

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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.