WA

Dry Falls Dam (Main Canal Headworks) P-2849

General information

Waterway  Irrigation canal
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Mode of hydropower generation Canal/Conduit
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-2849
FERC project name Main Canal Headworks
Permit issued 11/11/1981
Permit expires 11/26/2031

Ownership and operation

Owner Grand Coulee Project Hydroelectric Authority
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1987
Transmission or distribution system owner Avista Corp

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 1
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 26.8 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 97,561.3 mWH

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