TX

Falcon Dam & Power

General information

Waterway  Rio Grande
Current status   Active license 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Type of permit IBWC

Ownership and operation

Owner International Bound & Wtr Comm
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1954
Transmission or distribution system owner AEP Texas Central Company

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 3
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 31.5 MW
Average annual net hydropower generation 58,384.1 MWH

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