SC

Saluda

General information

Waterway  Saluda River
Current status  Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Type of permit Not Required

Ownership and operation

Owner Northbrook Carolina Hydro LLC
Owner type Private Non-utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1996
Transmission or distribution system owner Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 4
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 2.4 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 6,581.2 mWH

News and updates

From Trout Unlimited1/12/2021

It’s time for the lower Snake River dams to go

From American Rivers1/12/2021

In defense of democracy

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