Rjukan

city

Rjukan is a city in Norway.[1] It is in the county of Telemark. The town had 3,386 people living there in January 2007.

Rjukan town center; in between tall, steep mountain slopes
Metal cows beside the bridge in Vemork, decorated with electric lamps

Between September and March, Rjukan is in the shadow of the mountains and does not get sunlight.

GeologyEdit

The city lies in a narrow valley.

HistoryEdit

Rjukan became a city in 1996.[1]

In 2013, large mirrors were placed on the mountainside to reflect the sun into the town square.[2][3]

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