Rice Rips P-2556

General information

Waterway  Messalonskee Stream
Current status   Active license 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Mode of hydropower generation Run-of-river/Upstream Peaking
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-2556
FERC project name Messalonskee
Other projects with this FERC number
Permit issued 7/23/99
Permit expiration 6/26/36

Ownership and operation

Owner Messalonskee Stream Hydro LLC
Owner type Private Non-utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1918
Transmission or distribution system owner Central Maine Power Co

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 1
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 1.6 MW
Average annual net hydropower generation 4,534.9 MWH

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