ID

Minidoka

General information

Waterway  Snake River
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Mode of hydropower generation Intermediate Peaking
Type of permit Reclamation

Ownership and operation

Owner Reclamation Pacific Northwest Region (PN)
Owner type Reclamation
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1927
Transmission or distribution system owner Bonneville Power Administration

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 4
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 27.7 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 98,689.8 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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