Whitewater Hydro Plant P-4294

General information

Waterway  Colorado Aqueduct
Current status   Active license 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Mode of hydropower generation Canal/Conduit
Type of permit FERC Exemption

FERC information

FERC docket # P-4294
FERC project name Whitewater
Permit issued 10/9/81

Ownership and operation

Owner Desert Water Agency
Owner type Publicly Owned Utility
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1986
Transmission or distribution system owner Southern California Edison Co

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 2
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 1.3 MW
Average annual net hydropower generation 2,287.6 MWH

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