Norsälven river, Värmland, Sweden

Torsby is one of five run-of-river hydropower plants owned by DORE that are located on the Norsälven river in the Torsby municipality.

Torsby was commissioned in 1942 and has three dams that permit water storage and regulation. The plant is powered by two Francis turbines and has an annual production of 13.2 GWh.

This hydropower plant is located in Sweden's SE3 electricity market price zone.

Key facts

Sector: Hydro

Summary: 3.1 MWp hydropower plant with 3 dams

Location: Norsälven river, Värmland, Sweden

Acquisition Date: 2021

Commissioned: 1942