Vinje

Vinje power plant.

Ownership: 100 %
Production: 1017 GWh
Power: 300 MW

The first two generators at Vinje power plant in Vinje Municipality in Telemark County came online in 1964. Vinje power plant gets its water from lake Totak via lake Våmarvatn. The water is routed through in a head race tunnel of three kilometres from lake Våmarvatn and down to the Vinje power plant, located at the innermost end of lake Vinjevatn.

A third generator came online at Vinje power plant in 1965. Today, the power plant has three generators with an installed capacity of 300 MW.