|Current status||Active |
|Type of facility||Conventional Hydro|
|Mode of hydropower generation||Run-of-river|
|Type of permit||FERC License|
|FERC docket #||P-6059|
|FERC project name||Fowler #7|
Ownership and operation
|Owner||FOWLER HYDRO, LLC|
|Owner type||Private Non-utility|
|Year first online (conventional hydro)||1922|
Power and generating capacity
|Number of units||3|
|Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant||0.9 mW|
|Average annual net hydropower generation||5,700.0 mWH|
Fowler #7 is located on the Oswegatchie River in St. Lawrence County, near the village of Gouverneur, New York.
The project consists of 3 concrete gravity dams with wooden flashboards; a 3-acre reservoir at the normal pool elevation; a powerhouse containing three turbine/generating units having a total rated capacity of 900 kW; an intake structure with steel trashracks; one 23-kV transmission line; and appurtenant facilities.
The project provides average annual generation of 5,700,000 kilowatt-hours(KWh) when operated in run-of-river mode. The project has been operated in a run-of-river mode since 1982.
|License Application Filed||01-02-2001|
|License Order Issued||10-30-2002|