Kern River No. 3 P-2290

General information

Waterway  North Fork Kern 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-2290
FERC project name Kern River No 3
Permit issued 12/19/1996
Permit expires 11/26/2026

Ownership and operation

Owner Southern California Edison Co
Owner type Investor-Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1921
Transmission or distribution system owner Southern California Edison Co

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 2
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 40.3 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 103,528.2 mWH

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