R.W. Matthews P-3430

General information

Waterway  Mad River
Current status   Active license 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Type of permit FERC Exemption

FERC information

FERC docket # P-3430
FERC project name R.W. Matthews Dam
Permit issued 6/25/81

Ownership and operation

Owner Humboldt Bay Mun Water Dist
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1983
Transmission or distribution system owner Pacific Gas & Electric Co

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 2
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 2.0 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 5,097.9 mWH

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