KY

Wolf Creek

General information

Waterway  Cumberland River
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Type of permit US Army Corps of Engineers

Ownership and operation

Owner USCE-Nashville District
Owner type USACE
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1951
Transmission or distribution system owner Tennessee Valley Authority

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 6
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 270.0 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 870,039.5 mWH

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