CO

Crystal

General information

Waterway  Crystal Reservoir-Gunnison River
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Mode of hydropower generation Run-of-river
Type of permit Reclamation

Ownership and operation

Owner Reclamation Upper Colorado Region (UC)
Owner type Reclamation
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1978
Transmission or distribution system owner WAPA-- Western Area Power Administration

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 1
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 28.0 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 141,485.8 mWH

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