MA

Chicopee Hydroelectric Station P-6522

General information

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

FERC information

FERC docket # P-6522
FERC project name Chicopee
Permit issued 12/3/82

Ownership and operation

Owner O'Connell Engineering&Fin Inc
Owner type Private Non-utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1985
Transmission or distribution system owner City of Chicopee - (MA)

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 2
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 2.4 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 8,108.2 mWH

News and updates

From Hydropower Reform Coalition9/15/2021

Celebrating a Decade of Recovery on the Elwha River

From South Yuba River Citizens League9/20/2021

Rising River Temps Imperil Threatened Salmon

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