Skagen is a 270MW hydro power project. It is located on Fortuna river/basin in Vestland, 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 1959. Buy the profile here.


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

Skagen is a reservoir based project. The project generated 1,438 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 6 turbines, each with 45MW nameplate capacity.

The project has 6 electric generators installed at the site.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1959.

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