Rødungen

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Rødungen
Rødungen vinter.jpg
LocationÅl, Nore og Uvdal (Buskerud)
Coordinates60°29′57″N 8°38′4″E / 60.49917°N 8.63444°E / 60.49917; 8.63444Coordinates: 60°29′57″N 8°38′4″E / 60.49917°N 8.63444°E / 60.49917; 8.63444
Basin countriesNorway
Surface area13.10 km2 (5.06 sq mi)
Shore length126.95 km (16.75 mi)
Surface elevation957 m (3,140 ft)
ReferencesNVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Rødungen is a lake in Buskerud county, Norway. The lake is located on the border between the municipalities of Ål and Nore og Uvdal. Waterfall from the lake is a power source for Usta kraftverk, a hydro-electric plant. The power station exploits the fall of the Usta river from Rødungen as well as Ustevatn.The plant started production in 1965 and is owned and operated by E- CO Energi. [1] [2]

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