Pelzer Lower P-10253

General information

Waterway  Saluda River
Current status   Active license 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Mode of hydropower generation Run-of-river
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-10253
FERC project name Pelzer Mills Lower Hydro
Permit issued 12/19/87
Permit expiration 11/26/17

Ownership and operation

Owner Pelzer Hydro Co Inc
Owner type Private Non-utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1989
Transmission or distribution system owner Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 1
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 3.3 MW
Average annual net hydropower generation 8,617.3 MWH

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