Winfield Project, Kanawha River, West Virginia

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License SummariesSoutheastPublished   6/1/2015

The Winfield Hydroelectric project is owned by the Appalachian Power Company and located on the Kanawha River. The 38-foot high Winfield dam, owned and operated by the US Army Corps of Engineers, is a gated dam with six roller gates spanning 100 ft between piers and consisting of three locks. This project is operated in conjunction with the upstream London-Marmet project, also owned by Appalachian Power and located on the London and Marmet dams owned by the US Army Corps of Engineers.

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