Skarelva Kraft (SUS) wants to utilize the waterfall in Skarelva in Målselv municipality in Troms county to build a small power plant.
It is planned to build an intake of approximately kote 300. An intake basin of about 1 target and a concrete floor pond with overflow in connection with the intake is planned. From the intake, there is planned buried pipe gate of about 2350 m to a power station in the day at about kote 140.

In the power plant, it is planned to install one Pelton unit with a total power of about 1.8 MW and with a performance of about 2.0 MVA. A machine voltage of 0.69 kV is planned with a turnover of 22 kV mains voltage. The plans will produce an estimated production of approximately 5.7 GWh per year.

Technical information

Gross drop height (m) 160
Length of pipe gate (m) 2350
Power (MW) 1.8
Production (GWh / year) 5.7
Minimum water flow (l / s) 90

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