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Nichols P-5766

General information

Waterway  South Fork Bear Creek
Current status   Active license 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Type of permit FERC Exemption

FERC information

FERC docket # P-5766
FERC project name Nichols
Permit issued 4/17/82

Ownership and operation

Owner CHI-West Inc
Owner type Private Non-utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1990
Transmission or distribution system owner Pacific Gas & Electric Co

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 1
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 3.2 MW
Average annual net hydropower generation 4,227.2 MWH

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