|Current status||Active |
|Type of facility||Conventional Hydro|
|Mode of hydropower generation||Run-of-river|
|Type of permit||FERC License|
|FERC docket #||P-2581|
|FERC project name||Peshtigo|
Ownership and operation
|Owner||Wisconsin Public Service Corp|
|Owner type||Investor-Owned Utility|
|Year first online (conventional hydro)||1920|
Power and generating capacity
|Number of units||2|
|Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant||0.6 mW|
|Average annual net hydropower generation||3,226.0 mWH|
This project is located on the Peshtigo River in Marinette County, Wisconsin.
The Peshtigo Project consists of a dam and spillway, 460-acre reservoir, powerhouse, and appurtenant facilities. The Wisconsin Public Service Corporation, which operates this project, owns 0.77 acre of land surrounding the reservoir and powerhouse areas. This run-of-river project produces about 3.5 GWh of electricity annually.