Croton P-2468

General information

Waterway  Muskegon River
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Mode of hydropower generation Reregulating
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-2468
FERC project name Croton
Permit issued 7/10/94
Permit expiration 6/26/34

Ownership and operation

Owner Consumers Energy Co
Owner type Investor-Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1907
Transmission or distribution system owner Consumers Energy Co

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 4
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 8.9 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 36,345.5 mWH
  • Two existing earth embankments with a concrete spillway section
  • A 300 acre-feet impoundment
  • A powerhouse containing four generating units with a total rated capacity of 8,850 kW
  • Transmission facilities, and appurtenant facilities

For a detailed description of this project and the Rogers project included in the Consumers Settlement Agreement, read this summary.

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