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Hammarforsen hydropower plant

Sweden / Hydropower / Power plant

Hammarforsen hydropower plant is located in Hammarstrand in Ragunda Municipality, Jämtland County.

  • 1928
    Entered into operation
  • 80 MW
    Installed capacity
  • 575 GWh
    Annual production

Aggregate: Francis and Kaplan turbines 
Gross head: 20 metres

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Photo: Statkraft
Company Ownership share
Statkraft 100%

Good Environmental Choice

The power plant is certified for Bra Miljöval (Good Environmental Choice). The label is managed by Svenska Naturskyddsföreningen and is a Swedish ecolabel with strict criteria for environmental protection of power plant operations. The label ensures that the electricity is generated in a sustainable way, considering both the environment, flora and fauna around the power plant. 

Logo of Bra miljöval
Photo: Bra Milöval, Naturskyddsföreningen
  • Hammarforsen hydropower plant
    Hammarforsen
    Statkraft

    Hammarforsen hydropower plant

  • Hammarforsen hydropower plant
    Hammarforsen
    Statkraft

    Hammarforsen hydropower plant

  • Hammarforsen hydropower plant
    Hammarforsen
    Statkraft

    Hammarforsen hydropower plant

  • Hammarforsen hydropower plant
    Hammarforsen
    Statkraft

    Hammarforsen hydropower plant

  • Hammarforsen hydropower plant
    Hammarforsen
    Statkraft

    Hammarforsen hydropower plant

  • Hammarforsen hydropower plant
    Hammarforsen
    Statkraft

    Hammarforsen hydropower plant

  • Hammarforsen hydropower plant
    Hammarforsen
    Statkraft

    Hammarforsen hydropower plant

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