Valajaskoski is a 101MW hydro power project. It is located on Kemijoki river/basin in Lapland, Finland. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project commenced construction in 1957.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||101||101||–||Active||Lapland, Finland|
The project is currently owned by Kemijoki.
The hydro reservoir capacity is 100.1 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 11.5m. Valajaskoski underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2001-2003. The project generated 365.2 GWh of electricity.
The project commenced construction in 1957.
Andritz Hydro was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of kaplan turbines, each with 33.7MW nameplate capacity.
GE Renewable Energy supplied 3 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 30 MVA.
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