Leirelva power plant

Småkraft operates two power plants in Leirskardalen, Tverråga and Leirelva. These two power plants produce a total of 23.5 GWh, which corresponds with the electricty consumption of about 1200 households a year. There are two separate intakes, one in Leirelva and one in Tverråga. Each have their own penstock down to a shared power station building.

Technical data

Rainfall field

14.9 km²

Minimum water flow

Summer: 50 l/s

Intake elevation

395 m

Power station elevation

135,0 m

Drop height

260 m

Production

14,4 GWh
This corresponds to electricity 900 households.