Potholes East Canal Headworks P-2840

General information

Waterway  Potholes Reservoir
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-2840
FERC project name Potholes East Canal Headworks
Permit issued 9/16/82
Permit expiration 9/26/32

Ownership and operation

Owner PUD No 2 of Grant County
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1990
Transmission or distribution system owner PUD No 2 of Grant County

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 1
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 6.6 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 20,424.4 mWH

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