Prairie Du Sac P-11162

General information

Waterway  Wisconsin 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-11162
FERC project name Prairie Du Sac
Permit issued 6/22/02
Permit expiration 5/27/32

Ownership and operation

Owner Wisconsin Power & Light Co
Owner type Investor-Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1915
Transmission or distribution system owner American Transmission Co

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 8
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 33.4 MW
Average annual net hydropower generation 132,497.1 MWH

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