|Current status||Active |
|Type of facility||Conventional Hydro|
|Mode of hydropower generation||Peaking|
|Type of permit||FERC License|
|FERC docket #||P-11478|
|FERC project name||Silver Lake|
Ownership and operation
|Owner||Central Vermont Pub Serv Corp|
|Owner type||Investor-Owned Utility|
|Year first online (conventional hydro)||1917|
|Transmission or distribution system owner||Green Mountain Power Corp|
Power and generating capacity
|Number of units||1|
|Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant||2.2 MW|
|Average annual net hydropower generation||5,705.4 MWH|
This is an original license under Part I of the Federal Power Act (FPA), to continue operation and maintenance of its unlicensed 2.2-megawatt (MW) Silver Lake Hydroelectric Project located on Sucker Brook in Addison County, Vermont. Although the project does not occupy any federal land, it is surrounded by the Green Mountain National Forest.
The existing Silver Lake Project includes the Sugar Hill storage reservoir and Goshen dam, Sucker Brook diversion dam, and Silver Lake Development, all of which are hydrologically connected.
|Original License Application Filed||05-09-1994|
|Draft EA Issued||08-29-1996|
|Final EA Issued||03-13-1997|
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