FERC Staff have prepared and issued a draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the proposed surrender of the Kilarc-Cow Creek project (P-606) by Pacific Gas and Electric Company.The Kilarc-Cow ...
The Kilarc-Cow Creek project totals 5 MW of electric capacity and is located in Shasta County on several upper branches of Cow Creek, a tributary to the Sacramento River. The project consists of two powerhouses and associated canals, penstocks and forebays.
The Kilarc Powerhouse on Old Cow Creek was built in 1904 and has a capacity of 3.2 MW. The Cow Creek Powerhouse on South Cow Creek was built in 1907 and has a capacity of 1.8 MW.
Synergics to hold first public meeting in Whitmore. Contact Laura for details.
Synergics submits Initial Information Package
Synergics submits NOI to seek a license for this project
PG&E withdraws FERC license application
Draft application deadline
Application for Surrender of License
Water quality issues: 2 cfs and 4 cfs in bypass reachesFishery values: spring run Chinook and steelhead runs, fish ladder on South forkOther values: PG&E is currently studying decomissioning as an alternative to relicensing the project. For more information, call CHRC.