Mo i Rana DC – Korgen

This site has potential for expansion, and has no large settlement next to site. Here you have access to renewable energy, redundant fiber connections and stable temperatures. Located close to the highway E6, and the three cities Mo i Rana, Mosjøen og Sandnessjøen.

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Power capacity

200 MW

Area size

100,000 m²

Distance to airport

56 km

The site is located in Korgen, Hemnes municipality, close to a large grid transformer. Favorable climate with cold, dry conditions and little wind.

Area properties

Owner(s)
Private. Option holder is Nordkraft Prosjekt AS
Area type
Zoning is required. Ground drilling and environemental impact assessments must be carried out, as part of the zooning process
Location/building for sale or rent
Sale / rent
Terrain
Flat plot / terrain that is easy to develop. Ground cover is forest including some swamps.
Nordkraft website
https://nordkraftdc.no/sites/mo-i-rana-dc-korgen-article1188-1554.html
Area size
100 000m2. Working to increase the area

Infrastructure

General infrastructure
Statnett (main transformer 700m from site). Statkraft has 3 power plants in the municipality and all of Statkraft's facilities in the north are remotely controlled from the operations center in Korgen. Purchases of major capital goods and services are mainly made from Mo i Rana and some from Mosjøen. In Hemnes, you find companies in construction and transport industry. For larger projects, it is a relatively short distance to, for example Mo i Rana, where you have access to all services (construction, operation and maintenance etc).
Surrounding business
Industrial area in Villmoneset, Statskraft operation centre for Northern Norway, town centre (approx 2 km)
Access to expertise
Competence on hydropower, construction and transport. Large industry environment in Mo i Rana and Mosjøen , 35 min away.

Capacities

Access to fiber/wifi
Redundant fiber access with international dark fiber. Several operators (Kysttele, Stamfiber, Telenor and Statnett)
Water capacity
Close to local water- and sewer system
Power capacity
200 MW 420/132 kV Voltage, 1 transformer today, N-1 redundant and renewable energy supply
Renewable share
100%

Logistics

Airport
56 km (Røssvoll) to Mo i Rana airport and 57 km to Mosjøen airport ("Kjærstad").
Freight terminal
40 km (Mo i Rana)
Port
40 km (Mo i Rana port).
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