Fairfield P-1894

General information

Waterway  Broad River
 Frees Creek
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Pumped Storage
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-1894
FERC project name Parr Shoals
Other projects with this FERC number
Permit issued 8/23/74
Permit expiration 6/26/20

Ownership and operation

Owner South Carolina Electric&Gas Co
Owner type Investor-Owned Utility
Year first online (pumped storage) 1978
Transmission or distribution system owner South Carolina Electric&Gas Company

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 8
Total capacity from pumped storage turbine-generator units 587.2 MW
Pumped storage gross generation in megawatt hours for each powerplant 634,720.6 MWH

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