ME

West Buxton P-2531

General information

Waterway  Saco River
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-2531
Permit issued 1/24/1988
Permit expires 12/27/2017

Ownership and operation

Owner Brookfield White Pine Hydro, LLC.
Owner type Wholesale Power Marketer
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1904
Transmission or distribution system owner Central Maine Power Co

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 6
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 7.7 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 24,273.5 mWH

News and updates

From Trout Unlimited1/12/2021

It’s time for the lower Snake River dams to go

From American Rivers1/12/2021

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