Harris P-2628

General information

Waterway  Tallapoosa River
Current status   Active license 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Mode of hydropower generation Peaking
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-2628
FERC project name R L Harris
Permit issued 12/22/73
Permit expiration 11/26/23

Ownership and operation

Owner Alabama Power Co
Owner type Investor-Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1983
Transmission or distribution system owner Alabama Power Co

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 2
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 135.0 MW
Average annual net hydropower generation 140,523.7 MWH

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