VA

Schoolfield Dam P-2411

General information

Waterway  Dan 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-2411
FERC project name Schoolfield
Permit issued 8/21/94
Permit expiration 7/27/24

Ownership and operation

Owner City of Danville
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1990
Transmission or distribution system owner Virginia Electric & Power Co

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 3
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 4.5 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 15,207.3 mWH

News and updates

From Hydropower Reform Coalition9/15/2021

Celebrating a Decade of Recovery on the Elwha River

From South Yuba River Citizens League9/20/2021

Rising River Temps Imperil Threatened Salmon

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