Lachute Hydro Lower P-5762

General information

Waterway  La Chute River
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Type of permit FERC Exemption

FERC information

FERC docket # P-5762
FERC project name Lower Lachute River
Permit issued 11/10/84

Ownership and operation

Owner Lachute Hydro Co Inc
Owner type Private Non-utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1987
Transmission or distribution system owner Niagara Mohawk Power Corp.

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 1
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 3.8 MW
Average annual net hydropower generation 15,437.7 MWH

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