Upriver Dam Hydro Plant P-3074

General information

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

FERC information

FERC docket # P-3074
FERC project name Upriver
Permit issued 5/30/81
Permit expiration 5/27/31

Ownership and operation

Owner Spokane City of
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1936
Transmission or distribution system owner Avista Corp

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 5
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 17.6 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 49,480.6 mWH

News and updates

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