Nygardsfjellet is a 32.2MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Nordland, Norway. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in April 2006. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by Nordkraft and Orsted. Energy Infrastructure Partners and Fortum are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 80% and 20% respectively.

The project generates 104.2GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 5,200 households.

The project has 80m high towers.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in April 2006.

Contractors involved

Nygardsfjellet (Nygardsfjellet I) is equipped with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy turbines. The phase consists of 3 turbines, each with 2.3MW nameplate capacity.

Nygardsfjellet (Nygardsfjellet II) is equipped with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy turbines. The phase consists of 11 turbines, each with 2.3MW nameplate capacity.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy is the O&M contractor for the Nygardsfjellet (Nygardsfjellet II). The operation and maintenance contract commenced from 2011, for a period of 5 years.

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About Nordkraft

Nordkraft AS (Nordkraft) is an alternative energy company that offers renewable energy and related solutions. The company produces power and energy from magazine power, small hydro, and wind power, among others. It owns and operates power and energy generation plants magazine in the area of Tysfjord, Norway. Nordkraft also owns and operates power trading, local distribution network, and other energy-related business. The company’s distribution network covers Narvik and Evenes municipality and offers partnerships and collaborations with school and colleges; and other energy companies for economic development programs, among others. Nordkraft is headquartered in Narvik, Norway.

About Orsted

Orsted AS (Orsted) is a renewable energy company. It develops, constructs and operates offshore and onshore wind farms, bioenergy plants, solar farms, and energy storage facilities, and provides waste-to-energy solutions and smart energy products. The company produces heat and electricity using coal, natural gas, oil, biomass, wind and solar sources; and sells power and gas in wholesale and retail markets, and optimizes and hedges its energy portfolio. Orsted also owns and operates gas and power contracts, and originates and trades these for optimizing its portfolio; and operates Rene science plants, biogas upgrade facilities and biogas plants. It has operations in the UK, Denmark, Germany, the US, the Netherlands and other. Orsted is headquartered in Fredericia, Denmark.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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