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Cocheco Falls P-4718

General information

Waterway  Cocheco River
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-4718
FERC project name Cocheco Falls Dam
Permit issued 12/3/82
Permit expiration 12/27/22

Ownership and operation

Owner Cocheco Falls Associates
Owner type Private Non-utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1983

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 3
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 0.7 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 3,400.0 mWH

News and updates

From Hydropower Reform Coalition9/15/2021

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From South Yuba River Citizens League9/20/2021

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