Dam 5 P-2517

General information

Waterway  Potomac River
Current status   Active license 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Mode of hydropower generation Run-of-river
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-2517
FERC project name Dam No. 5 Hydro Station
Permit issued 5/7/04
Permit expiration 4/26/34

Ownership and operation

Owner PE Hydro Generation, LLC.
Owner type Investor-Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1919
Transmission or distribution system owner West Penn Power Company

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 2
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 1.0 MW
Average annual net hydropower generation 5,135.9 MWH

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