Monroe Street P-2545

General information

Waterway  Spokane 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-2545
FERC project name Spokane River
Other projects with this FERC number
Permit issued 6/13/09
Permit expiration 5/27/59

Ownership and operation

Owner Avista Corp
Owner type Investor-Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1992
Transmission or distribution system owner Avista Corp

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 1
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 14.8 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 100,535.4 mWH

Spokane Falls, WA

The Spokane River project consists of a series of seven dams on the Spokane River between Coeur d’Alene Lake in Idaho and its confluence with the Columbia River in Washington.

The Monroe Street Dam was brought into operation in 1890.