Prospect 4 P-2630

General information

Waterway  North Fork
 Rogue 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-2630
FERC project name Prospect Nos. 1 2 & 4
Other projects with this FERC number
Permit issued 4/3/08
Permit expiration 3/27/38

Ownership and operation

Owner PacifiCorp
Owner type Investor-Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1944
Transmission or distribution system owner PacifiCorp

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 3,184.7 mWH

The project is located on the Rogue River, Middle Fork Rogue River, and Red Blanket Creek in Jackson County, Oregon. The project does not occupy federal lands.

The Prospect Project, constructed between 1911 and 1944, consists of: three diversion dams that divert water from three separate locations (Rogue River, Middle Fork Rogue River, and Red Blanket Creek).

A settlement between various parties addresses various operational and resource protection measures related to the project.



Final EA Released 09-28-2006
License Application Filed 06-27-2003
Settlement Agreement Filed 10-26-2006
License Issued 04-08-2008

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