Håvardsvatn power plant

Norway / Hydropower / Power plant

Håvardsvatn power plant is located in Odda Municipality in Vestland County.

  • 2006
    Entered into operation
  • 5 MW
    Installed capacity
  • 20.5 GWh
    Annual production

The power plant has a 5 MW generating unit equipped with a Francis turbine that produces about 20 GWh of power annually.

The power plant uses a height of fall of 70 metres and is located in the diversion tunnel between Lake Håvardsvatn and Lake Nibbehølen which is the intake reservoir for Tysso II power plant.

Håvardsvatn power plant in a winter setting
Håvardsvatn power plant in a winter setting. (Photo: Jan Lauritsen)


The power plant was built by AS Tyssefaldene in connection with the leasing contract for Tysso II and was commissioned in 2006. Statkraft purchased the plant from AS Tyssefaldene in January 2015.


Company Ownership share
Statkraft 100%

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