Ranasfoss III is an 81MW hydro power project. It is located on Glomma river/basin in Akershus, 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 1922. Buy the profile here.

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The project is developed and owned by Akershus Energi. The company has a stake of 100%.

Ranasfoss III is a run-of-river project. Ranasfoss III underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2012-2016. The project generated 280 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1922.

Contractors involved

Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 6 units of propeller turbines, each with 13.5MW nameplate capacity.

Voith Hydro Holding supplied 6 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 16 MVA.

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About Akershus Energi

Akershus Energi AS. is engaged in generation and distribution of hydroelectricity.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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