Lee Creek Water Treatment Facility P-5251

General information

Waterway  Arkansas River
 Lee Creek
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-5251
FERC project name Lee Creek
Permit issued 3/19/88
Permit expiration 2/24/38

Ownership and operation

Owner Fort Smith City of
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1992
Transmission or distribution system owner Arkansas Valley Elec Coop Corp

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 1
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 1.3 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation -1,130.8 mWH

News and updates

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