|Current status||Active |
|Type of facility||Conventional Hydro|
|Mode of hydropower generation||Peaking|
|Type of permit||FERC License|
|FERC docket #||P-11566|
|FERC project name||Damariscotta Mills|
Ownership and operation
|Owner||KEI (Maine) Power Management (IV) LLC|
|Owner type||Private Non-utility|
|Year first online (conventional hydro)||1923|
Power and generating capacity
|Number of units||1|
|Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant||0.5 mW|
|Average annual net hydropower generation||1,250.0 mWH|
The existing Damariscotta Mills project consists of a 5-foot-high, 124-foot-long concrete dam with three stoplog bays referred to as the ‚ÄúFishway Dam,‚Äù a 5-foot-high, 40-foot-long dike, and other project facilities.
The project is located on theDamariscotta River, in Lincoln County, Maine.
The average annual generation is 1,250 megawatt-hours (MWh).