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Yellowtail

General information

Waterway  Bighorn River
Current status   Active 
Type of facility Conventional Hydro
Mode of hydropower generation Peaking
Type of permit Reclamation

Ownership and operation

Owner Reclamation Great Plains Region (GP)
Owner type Reclamation
Year first online (conventional hydro) 1966
Transmission or distribution system owner WAPA-- Western Area Power Administration

Power and generating capacity

Number of units 4
Total capacity from hydraulic turbine-generator units within each plant 268.8 mW
Average annual net hydropower generation 693,236.4 mWH

News and updates

From California Trout10/12/2021

Major Milestone Met to Protect Mono Basin Ecosystem

From Appalachian Mountain Club10/12/2021

Inclusive Outdoors Project: Improving Access to the Outdoors

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