Thundermist Hydro P-2972

General information

Waterway  Blackstone River
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-2972
FERC project name Woonsocket Falls
Permit issued 11/1/80
Permit expiration 10/27/20

Ownership and operation

Owner Woonsocket City of
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1981
Transmission or distribution system owner 4-County Electric Power Assn

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 1
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 1.2 mW

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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