Torpshammar is an 117MW hydro power project. It is located on Ljungan river/basin in Vasternorrland, 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 1943. Buy the profile here.


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

The hydro reservoir capacity is 2.5 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project is 123m. The project generated 360 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 2 turbines.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1943.

Contractors involved

GE Renewable Energy supplied 1 electric generator for the project. The generator capacity is 67 MVA.

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