|Current status||Active |
|Type of facility||Conventional Hydro|
|Mode of hydropower generation||Run-of-river|
|Type of permit||FERC License|
|FERC docket #||P-785|
|FERC project name||Calkins Bridge|
Ownership and operation
|Owner||Consumers Energy Co|
|Owner type||Investor-Owned Utility|
|Year first online (conventional hydro)||1935|
|Transmission or distribution system owner||Consumers Energy Co|
Power and generating capacity
|Number of units||3|
|Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant||2.6 mW|
|Average annual net hydropower generation||13,146.0 mWH|
This project is located on the Kalamazoo River near the City of Allegan in Allegan County, Michigan.
The project consists of:
- a 30-foot-high, 1,330-foot-long dam,
- a 6-mile-long, 1,550-acre reservoir, and
- a powerhouse with three generating units.
The project is operated in a run-of-river mode. Its generates an average of 13,041 megawatt hours (MWh) annually
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