NH

Lower Great Falls P-4451

General information

Waterway  Salmon Falls 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-4451
Permit issued 4/17/1982
Permit expires 4/26/2022

Ownership and operation

Owner GREEN MOUNTAIN POWER CORP (VT)
Owner type Investor-Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1985
Transmission or distribution system owner Public Service Co of NH

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 3,599.7 mWH

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