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Whiskeytown P-2888

General information

Waterway  Whiskeytown Lake
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Type of permit FERC License

FERC information

FERC docket # P-2888
FERC project name Whiskeytown
Permit issued 3/5/83
Permit expiration 2/24/33

Ownership and operation

Owner City of Redding
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1986
Transmission or distribution system owner WAPA-- Western Area Power Administration

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 1
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 3.5 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 24,301.5 mWH

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