Turnagain Arm : P-13509

[ Proposed ]

Waterway: Cook Inlet

Authorized capacity: 240 mW

License issued: 2/12/2014
License expires: 1/31/2017


The applicant filed a successive preliminary permit application in January 2013. In July 2013, FERC noticed the application, which was approved through a new preliminary permit in February 2014.

Proposed Conventional tidal energy project:

  • 1,000-foot-wide concrete and rock tidal barrage, housing turbines —
  • 2 additional barrages to direct water flow (dimensions not specified):
  • 1-mile-wide by 2-mile-ling rock-filled reservoir;
  • 24-mile-long 230 kV transmission;
  • 52-mile-long, 230 kV transmission,
  • road access (no information).

The original preliminary permit is available here.