Refsdal Substation is a 300kV substation located in Refsdal, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway.

The Refsdal Substation project’s construction has begun in 2018. The works are expected to be commissioned in 2021.


Refsdal Substation project, which is an upgrade substation, will be operated by Statnett SF.

The designed voltage level of the substation is 300/66kV and the operating voltage level is 300/66kV.

The step-in voltage of the project is 300kV and the step-out voltage is 66kV.

Refsdal Substation project development status

The development of the Refsdal Substation project was approved by Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate in 2018. The project is expected to be commissioned in 2021.

About Statnett SF

Statnett SF (Statnett) is an energy utility company that transmits and distributes electricity through its grid infrastructure. The company operates, develop, maintain and monitor transmission grid, cables and power lines of the Norwegian energy system. It has a communication network of optical fibre to monitor and control from its one national control center and three regional centers in Norway facilities. The company has a presence in Sweden, Finland, Russia, Denmark and the Netherlands. Statnett serves residential, industrial and commercial consumers in Norway. Statnett is headquartered in Raipas, Norway.


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