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HYDROELECTRIC POWERPLANTS LISTED BY CAPACITY

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Plant Location Region
In Service Date
Capacity
(kW)
Grand Coulee Powerplant Grand Coulee, WA Pacific Northwest
3-41
6,809,000
Hoover Powerplant Boulder City, NV Lower Colorado
9-36
2,078,800
Glen Canyon Powerplant Page, AZ Upper Colorado
9-64
1,320,000
Shasta Powerplant Redding, CA Mid-Pacific
6-44
714,000
Hungry Horse Powerplant Columbia Falls, MT Pacific Northwest
10-52
428,000
New Melones Powerplant Jamestown, CA Mid-Pacific
6-79
380,000
Davis Powerplant Bullhead City, AZ Lower Colorado
1-51
255,000
Yellowtail Powerplant Hardin, MT Great Plains
8-66
250,000
Folsom Powerplant Folsom, CA Mid-Pacific
5-55
207,000
Mt. Elbert Pumped-Storage Powerplant Twin Lakes, CO Great Plains
6-81
200,000
Spring Creek Powerplant Redding, CA Mid-Pacific
1-64
180,000
Palisades Powerplant Palisades, ID Pacific Northwest
2-57
176,564
Morrow Point Powerplant Montrose, CO Upper Colorado
12-70
173,334
Judge Francis Carr Powerplant French Gulch, CA Mid-Pacific
5-63
154,400
Flaming Gorge Powerplant Dutch John UT Upper Colorado
11-63
151,500
Trinity Powerplant Redding, CA Mid-Pacific
2-64
140,000
Parker Powerplant Parker Dam, AZ Lower Colorado
12-42
120,000
Keswick Powerplant Redding, CA Mid-Pacific
10-49
117,000
Flatiron Powerplant Loveland, CO Great Plains
1-54
98,500
Blue Mesa Powerplant Gunnison, CO Upper Colorado
9-67
86,400
Fremont Canyon Powerplant Alcova, WY Great Plains
12-60
66,800
Seminoe Powerplant Sinclair, WY Great Plains
8-39
51,750
Canyon Ferry Powerplant Helena, MT Great Plains
12-53
50,001
Estes Powerplant Estes Park, CO Great Plains
9-50
45,000
Alcova Powerplant Alcova, WY Great Plains
7-55
41,400
Anderson Ranch Powerplant Mountain Home, ID Pacific Northwest
12-50
40,000
Pole Hill Powerplant Loveland, CO Great Plains
1-54
38,238
Glendo Powerplant Glendo, WY Great Plains
12-58
38,000
Kortes Powerplant Sinclair, WY Great Plains
6-50
36,000
Crystal Powerplant Montrose, CO Upper Colorado
6-78
31,500
Elephant Butte Powerplant Truth or Consequences, NM Upper Colorado
11-40
27,945
Minidoka Powerplant Rupert, ID Pacific Northwest
5-09
27,700
Green Mountain Powerplant Kremmling, CO Great Plains
5-43
26,000
Buffalo Bill Powerplant Cody, WY Great Plains
7-92
18,000
Green Springs Powerplant Ashland, OR Pacific Northwest
5-60
17,290
Boysen Powerplant Thermopolis, WY Great Plains
8-52
15,000
Nimbus Powerplant Folsom, CA Mid-Pacific
5-55
13,500
Roza Powerplant Yakima, WA Pacific Northwest
8-58
12,937
Chandler Powerplant Benton City, WA Pacific Northwest
2-56
12,000
Black Canyon Powerplant Emmet, ID Pacific Northwest
12-25
10,200
Fontenelle Powerplant La Barge, WY Upper Colorado
5-68
10,000
Upper Molina Powerplant Molina, CO Upper Colorado
12-62
8,640
Marys Lake Powerplant Estes Park, CO Great Plains
5-51
8,100
Guernsey Powerplant Guernsey, WY Great Plains
7-27
6,400
Heart Mountain Powerplant Cody, WY Great Plains
12-48
5,000
Lower Molina Powerplant Molina, CO Upper Colorado
12-62
4,860
Big Thompson Powerplant Loveland, CO Great Plains
4-59
4,500
Spirit Mountain Powerplant Cody, WY Great Plains
10-94
4,500
Stampede Powerplant Truckee, CA Mid-Pacific
1-88
3,650
Boise River Diversion Powerplant Boise, ID Pacific Northwest
5-12
3,450
Shoshone Powerplant Cody, WY Great Plains
6-92
3,000
Pilot Butte Powerplant Morton, WY Great Plains
1-25
1,600
Lewiston Powerplant Lewiston, CA Mid-Pacific
2-64
350
Total Capacity (53 Plants)    
14,722,809

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