New Lahontan P-7828

General information

Waterway  Lahontan Reservoir
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-7828
FERC project name New Lahontan
Permit issued 12/21/85
Permit expiration 11/26/35

Ownership and operation

Owner Truckee-Carson Irrigation District
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1989
Transmission or distribution system owner Sierra Pacific Power Co

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 1
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 4.0 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 10,682.7 mWH

News and updates

From Hydropower Reform Coalition8/18/2022

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