Turners Falls P-1889

General information

Waterway  Turners Falls Canal
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-1889
FERC project name Turners Falls
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Permit issued 4/30/1980
Permit expires 4/26/2018

Ownership and operation

Owner FirstLight Power Resources Services LLC
Owner type Wholesale Power Marketer
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1905
Transmission or distribution system owner Western Massachusetts Electric Company

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 5
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 5.7 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 19,113.5 mWH

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