NY

Lower Saranac Hydroelectric Facility P-4114

General information

Waterway  Saranac 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-4114
FERC project name Lower Saranac
Permit issued 6/21/1987
Permit expires 5/27/2027

Ownership and operation

Owner Lower Saranac Hydro Partner LP
Owner type Private Non-utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1990
Transmission or distribution system owner New York State Elec & Gas Corp

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 3
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 6.7 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 28,575.2 mWH

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