GA

Rocky Mountain PS P-2725

General information

Waterway  Armuchee River, Heath Creek
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Pumped Storage
Mode of hydropower generation Peaking
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-2725
FERC project name Rocky Mountain Pumped Storage
Permit issued 1/16/1977
Permit expires 12/27/2026

Ownership and operation

Owner Georgia Power Co
Owner type Investor-Owned Utility
Year first online (pumped storage) 1995
Transmission or distribution system owner Georgia Transmission Corp

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 3
Total capacity from pumped storage turbine-generator units 847.8 mW
Pumped storage gross generation in megawatt hours for each powerplant 1,450,722.9 mWH

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