Rana is a 500MW hydro power project. It is located on Aker river/basin in Troms og Finnmark, Norway. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1967 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1976.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||500||500||–||Active||Troms og Finnmark, Norway|
The project is currently owned by Statkraft with a stake of 100%.
Rana is a reservoir based project. The gross head of the project is 520m. The project generated 2,123 GWh of electricity.
The hydro power project consists of 4 turbines, each with 125MW nameplate capacity.
The project construction commenced in 1967 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1976.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Outokumpu under a power purchase agreement for a period of 15 years from 2005. The contracted capacity is 104MW.
ABB supplied electric generator(s) for the project.
All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.