KY

Laurel

General information

Waterway  Laurel River
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Type of permit US Army Corps of Engineers

Ownership and operation

Owner USCE-Nashville District
Owner type USACE
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1977
Transmission or distribution system owner East Kentucky Power Coop, Inc

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 1
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 70.0 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 68,160.5 mWH

News and updates

From Hydropower Reform Coalition9/15/2021

Celebrating a Decade of Recovery on the Elwha River

From South Yuba River Citizens League9/20/2021

Rising River Temps Imperil Threatened Salmon

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