Rio Bravo Hydro Project P-4129

General information

Waterway  Kern 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-4129
FERC project name Rio Bravo
Permit issued 9/15/83
Permit expiration 8/27/33

Ownership and operation

Owner Olcese Water District
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1989
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 14.0 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 29,126.1 mWH

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