Craggy Dam P-7497

General information

Waterway  French Broad River
Current status   Active license 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Type of permit FERC Exemption

FERC information

FERC docket # P-7497
FERC project name Craggy Dam
Permit issued 1/20/84

Ownership and operation

Owner Metropolitan Sewerage District
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1988
Transmission or distribution system owner Duke Energy Progress - (NC)

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 3
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 2.4 MW
Average annual net hydropower generation 7,704.5 MWH

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