Väls

Norsälven river, Värmland, Sweden

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

Väls was commissioned in 1962 and has four dams which permit water storage and regulation. The plant is powered by one Propeller turbine and has an annual production of 3.2 GWh.

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

Key facts

Sector: Hydro

Summary: 0.8 MWp hydropower plant with 4 dams

Location: Norsälven river, Värmland, Sweden

Acquisition Date: 2021

Commissioned: 1962