Ovre Rossaga is a 170MW hydro power project. It is located on Røssvatnet and Stormyr basin river/basin 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 a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1961. Buy the profile here.


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

Ovre Rossaga is a reservoir based project. The gross head of the project is 136m. Ovre Rossaga underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2016–2018. The project generated 963 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1961.

Contractors involved

GE Renewable Energy supplied 3 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 62.5 MVA.

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