WI

Oconto Falls P-2523

General information

Waterway  Oconto 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-2523
Permit issued 11/15/1997
Permit expires 11/16/2027

Ownership and operation

Owner N E W Hydro Inc
Owner type Private Non-utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1918
Transmission or distribution system owner Wisconsin Electric Power Co

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 3
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 1.1 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 6,581.4 mWH

News and updates

From California Sportfishing Protection Alliance1/23/2021

CSPA Defends Cold Water for North Fork Feather River & Lake Almanor

From American Rivers1/22/2021

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