Sauda is a 120MW hydro power project. It is located on Storlivatn Lake river/basin in 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 1919. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Elkem.

The Sauda (Sauda III) has 3 electric generators installed at the site. The generator capacity is 30 MVA.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1919.

Contractors involved

Sauda (Sauda III) is equipped with Andritz Hydro francis turbines. The phase consists of 3 turbines with 24MW nameplate capacity.

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