Pengfors is a 69MW 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 1954. Buy the profile here.


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

The hydro reservoir capacity is 2.9 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project is 15.5m. Pengfors underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2014. The project generated 240 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines, each with 17MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1954.

Contractors involved

GenerPro supplied 1 electric generator for the project.

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