Glomsdam kraftverk AS is owned by Vest Telemark Kraftlag (50 %) and by Arendals Fossekompani ASA (50 %).
The Nowegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate (NVE) has done a review of the concession to operate Glomsdam kraftverk. NVE states that the project will not lead to appreciable damage or disadvantage for the public. According to NVE the project will not require a concession to operate according to the Norwegian water resource law § 8. Detailed plans for the project will require approval from NVE before construction can start.
The hydropower plant will utilize tile height of fall below the existing dam at Glomsdam. From Glomsdam and to the lake Drang is another height of fall of approximately two meters. In order to increase the fall height, the project includes canalization to the lake Drang, to lower the water level below the existing dam construction.
Facts about Glomsdam
Intake: 279 mas
Outlet: mas 273 mas
Gross fallheight: 6 m
Drain capability: 44 m3/s
Installed power: 1,8 MW
Annual production: 7,27 GWh
Arendals Fossekompani (AFK) is an industrial investment company that invests in energy and technology related companies with an international market potential. AFK is also a producer of hydro power, a property developer and a financial investor.
Cogen Energia builds and operates cogeneration power plants for higher energy efficiency, reduced CO2-emissions and increased competitiveness.
EFD Induction provides industrial induction heating processes in defined market segments around the world.
Bøylefoss Hydropower Plant
For more than 100 years, Bøylefoss Hydropower Plant has delivered electric power to the industry and households.
Flatenfoss Hydropower Plant
Flatenfoss is situated between Nelaug and Bøylefoss in Nidelva (the Arendal river). The power plant came in to operation in 1927.
Kilandsfoss kraftverk AS has a consession to utilize the height of fall between Flatenfoss and Bøylefoss in Nidelva.
Glomsdam hydropower plant is under planning in Glomsdam at the outlet of Fyresvatn in Telemark.
NorSun manufactures and markets high performance products for the global solar energy industry.
Arendal Airport Gullknapp
AFK is the principal owner of Arendal airport Gullknapp AS (ALG), a newly built airport in Froland, 15 minutes north of Arendal city center.
Vindholmen Eiendom (Bryggebyen)
At Vindholmen, three kilometers outside Arendal city center, Arendals Fossekompani converts an old maritime business area into a new living district.
Steinodden Eiendom AS in Kilsund in Arendal is a 8000 square meters property in a sunny location by the sea.
Since the deregulation of the Norwegian energy market, Markedskraft has been a knowledge specialist in the European power market.
NSSLGIobaI is a leading independent provider of satellite communications and IT solutions with innovation and customer service at the core of its DNA.
Scanmatic deliver robust system solutions and products in the fields of instrumentation, data collection and remote monitoring and control.
Tekna delivers equipment for powder production of advanced materials. Tekna is also a producer of such powder.