Brown’s Mill P-5613

General information

Waterway  Piscataquis River
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Type of permit FERC Exemption

FERC information

FERC docket # P-5613
FERC project name Browns Mill
Permit issued 7/29/82

Ownership and operation

Owner Ridgewood Maine Hydro Partners LP
Owner type Private Non-utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1949

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 2
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 0.6 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 2,500.0 mWH

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