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Piedmont Hydro Power Project P-2428

General information

Waterway  Saluda 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-2428
FERC project name Piedmont
Permit issued 9/4/86
Permit expiration 12/27/17

Ownership and operation

Owner Aquenergy Systems 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 1.0 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 6,152.2 mWH

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