Boulder Creek P-2219

General information

Waterway  West Fork Boulder Creek
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Mode of hydropower generation Run-of-river
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-2219
FERC project name Boulder Creek
Permit issued 8/26/07
Permit expiration 6/26/40

Ownership and operation

Owner Garkane Energy Coop, Inc
Owner type Cooperative
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1958
Transmission or distribution system owner Garkane Energy Coop, Inc

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 3
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 4.2 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 23,576.5 mWH

This 4.3 MW project is located in south-central Utah, in Garfield County. This project operates in run-of-river mode. Depending upon the availability of water, all or a portion of the combined flows of the East Fork and West Fork of Boulder Creek is diverted into the penstock.



License Issued 08-31-2007

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