Vasstøl

Vasstøl power plant is located in Suldal Municipality, Rogaland County and is one of Hydro's newest power plants.

Ownership: 4.79 %
Production: 27 GWh
Power: 5.1 MW

The power plant began production in 2012.

Vasstøl is one of eight power plants in the Røldal-Suldal system, the other seven are Kvanndal, Middyr, Novle, Røldal, Svandalsflona, Suldal I and Suldal II.

The Røldal-Suldal system was originally developed in the 1960s to secure power for Hydro's aluminium production in Karmøy.

Vasstøl uses a height of fall of 150 metres from the Lake Finnabuvatn regulating reservoir. The power plant has one Francis turbine with an installed capacity of a little over 5 MW.

Norsk Hydro is the operator of Vasstøl power plant and responsible for daily operation.