Tunnel 1 Power Project P-4359

General information

Waterway  North Canal Tunnel #1 (Owyhee)
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Mode of hydropower generation Canal/Conduit
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-4359
FERC project name Owyhee Tunnel No. 1
Permit issued 2/23/86
Permit expiration 1/27/36

Ownership and operation

Owner Gem, Owyhee and Ridgeview Irrigation Districts
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1993
Transmission or distribution system owner Idaho Power Co

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 1
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 7.0 MW
Average annual net hydropower generation 11,613.7 MWH

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