Tveitereidfoss

Tveitereidfoss

(Photo: Skagerak Energi)

Ownership: Statkraft is an indirect co-owner through its 66.62 per cent ownership in Skagerak Energi AS
Production: 13.4 GWh
Power: 2.6 MW

Tveitereidfoss power plant in Kragerø Municipality in Telemark County was built during 1954-1955. The plant is located about five kilometres below Dalsfoss power plant, which is the highest power plant on the Kragerø River.

The height of fall is 9.0 metres.

The plant has a concrete plate dam in the main portion of the watercourse and a solid gravity dam in the side watercourse Haugholtfossen.

The power plant itself is built of concrete and is equipped with a Kaplan turbine. The installed capacity is 2.6 MW.

Through its majority ownership in Skagerak Energi AS, Statkraft is co-owner of this power plant. Skagerak Kraft AS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Skagerak Energi, is responsible for daily operations, and manages the licences and obligations in terms of river management and regulating of the watercourse.