CA

Nimbus

General information

Waterway  American River
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Mode of hydropower generation Run-of-river
Type of permit Reclamation

Ownership and operation

Owner Reclamation Mid Pacific Region (MP)
Owner type Reclamation
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1955
Transmission or distribution system owner WAPA-- Western Area Power Administration

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 2
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 13.4 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 54,573.9 mWH

News and updates

From California Sportfishing Protection Alliance4/29/2021

CSPA Comments on State Water Board’s Response to Climate Change

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