Målset power plant
Målset is a hydropower plant at Lake Målsetevatnet in Vik Municipality in Vestland County.
1967Entered into operation
24 MWInstalled capacity
70.2 GWhAnnual production
The plant uses a height of fall of about 180 metres between the regulating reservoir Lake Årebotnvatnet and Lake Målsetevatnet.
Lake Årebotnvatnet is regulated between 984 and 994 metres above sea level. The power plant is also supplied with water from several stream intakes and Lake Muravatnet, which is regulated between 1,060 and 1,020 metres above sea level. The water used in Målset power plant is later reused in Refsdal power plant.
The power plant has a Francis turbine.
Målset power plant is unattended and is accessible by vehicle only in summer.
Målset power plant is located in a beautiful, but trackless mountain terrain.
Machine room at power plant.