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Kankakee Hydro Facility P-8632

General information

Waterway  Kankakee River
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Mode of hydropower generation Run-of-river
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-8632
FERC project name Kankakee
Permit issued 5/22/88
Permit expiration 4/26/28

Ownership and operation

Owner Kankakee City of
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1991
Transmission or distribution system owner Commonwealth Edison Co

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 3
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 1.2 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 1,831.2 mWH

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