NY

Lyons Falls P-2548

General information

Waterway  Black 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-2548
Permit issued 5/1/1986
Permit expires 5/27/2026

Ownership and operation

Owner Northbrook Lyons Falls LLC
Owner type Private Non-utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1923
Transmission or distribution system owner Niagara Mohawk Power Corp.

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 5
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 5.6 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 27,996.7 mWH

News and updates

From California Sportfishing Protection Alliance1/23/2021

CSPA Defends Cold Water for North Fork Feather River & Lake Almanor

From American Rivers1/22/2021

UN report: Aging dams pose growing threat

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