|Current status||Active |
|Type of facility||Pumped Storage|
|Mode of hydropower generation||Peaking|
|Type of permit||FERC License|
|FERC docket #||P-2309|
Ownership and operation
|Owner||Jersey Central Power & Lt Co|
|Owner type||Investor-Owned Utility|
|Year first online (pumped storage)||1965|
|Transmission or distribution system owner||Jersey Central Power & Lt Co|
Power and generating capacity
|Number of units||3|
|Total capacity from pumped storage turbine-generator units||453.0 mW|
|Pumped storage gross generation in megawatt hours for each powerplant||559,235.6 mWH|
This is a 400 MW pumped storage project located in Warren County, NJ in the townships of Blairstown and Hardwick.
The project is located on Yards Creek, a tributary to the Paulinskill River, which is a tributary to the Delaware River.