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FERC LICENSES ON RECLAMATION FACILITIES



The following, operational hydroelectric powerplants are licensed by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commision (FERC) on Bureau of Reclamation water facilities.

Plant

Region

FERC Docket Operating Entity Capacity (kW)
American Falls Pacific Northwest 2736 Idaho Power Company
92,400
Arrowrock Dam Pacific Northwest 4656 Boise-Kuna Irrigation District, Nampa and Meridian Irrigation District, New York Irrigation District, Wilder Irrigation District, and Big Bend Irrigation District
15,000
Cascade Pacific Northwest 2848 Idaho Power Company
12,420
Cowiche Pacific Northwest 7337 Yakima-Tieton Irrigation District
1,470
Dietrich Drop Pacific Northwest 8909 Big Wood Canal Company
4,770
East Side Mid-Pacific 2082 Scottish Power (Pacificorp)
3,200
Echo Dam Upper Colorado 3755 City of Bountiful
4,500
El Vado Dam Upper Colorado 5226 County of Los Alamos
8,000
Eltopia Branch Canal Pacific Northwest 3842 East, Quincy, and South, Columbia Basin Irrigation Districts
2,200
Esquatzel Power Pacific Northwest 12638 Green Energy Today LLC
900
Fargo Drop No. 1 Pacific Northwest 5042 Boise Project Board of Control
1,100
Felt Hydro Pacific Northwest 5089 Fall River Rural Cooperative
7,450
Friant Fishwater Release Mid-Pacific 11068 Orange County Irrigation District
510
Friant Power Mid-Pacific 2892 Friant Power Authority
27,360
Garland Canal Great Plains 3031 Shoshone Irrigation District
2,610
High Line Canal Mid-Pacific 7252 Santa Clara
530
Island Park Pacific Northwest 2973 Fall River Rural Electric
4,800
Little Wood Reservoir Pacific Northwest 7427 Little Wood Irrigation District
3,000
Low Line No. 8 Arena Drop Pacific Northwest 5056 Boise Project Board of Control
385
Lower Turnbull Drop Great Plains 12597 Turnbull Hydro, LLC
7,700
Madera Canal Mid-Pacific 5765 Madera-Chowchilla Water and Power Authority
440
Madera Canal Water Power STA 1174+84 Mid-Pacific 2958 Madera-Chowchilla Water and Power Authority
563
Madera Canal Water Power STA 1923+10 Mid-Pacific 2958 Madera-Chowchilla Water and Power Authority
916
Madera Canal Water Power STA 980+65 Mid-Pacific 2958 Madera-Chowchilla Water and Power Authority
2,125
Main Canal Headworks Pacific Northwest 2849 East, Quincy, and South, Columbia Basin Irrigation Districts
26,000
McGee Creek Dam Great Plains 8492 McGee Creek Authority
175
Mile 28 Pacific Northwest 10552 Contractor's Power Group
1,500
Mitchell Butte Lateral Pacific Northwest 5357 Owyhee Irrigation District  
1,880
Monticello Mid-Pacific 2780 Solano Irrigation District
11,500
Mora Drop Hydro Pacific Northwest 3403 Boise-Kuna Irrigation District, Nampa and Meridian Irrigation District, New York Irrigation District, Wilder Irrigation District, Big Bend Irrigation District, and Boise Project Board of Control
1,900
Navajo Dam Upper Colorado 4720 City of Farmington
30,000
New Lahontan Mid-Pacific 7828 Truckee-Carson Irrigation District
4,000
Orchard Avenue Pacific Northwest 7338 Yakima-Tieton Irrigation District
1,441
Owyhee Dam Pacific Northwest 4354 Gem, Owyhee, and Ridgeview Irrigation Districts
4,340
Owyhee Tunnel No. 1 Pacific Northwest 4359 Owyhee Irrigation District & Hydro
8,120
Pineview Dam Upper Colorado 4597 Weber-Box Elder Conservancy District
1,800
Potholes East Canal   Pacific Northwest 3843 East, Quincy, and South, Columbia Basin Irrigation Districts
2,400
Potholes East Canal Headworks Pacific Northwest 2840 Grand Coulee Project Hydroelectric Authority
6,500
Quincy Chute Pacific Northwest 2937 East, Quincy, and South, Columbia Basin Irrigation Districts
9,367
Ruedi Dam Great Plains 3603 City of Aspen
3,200
Russel D Smith PEC 22.7  Pacific Northwest 2926 East, Quincy, and South, Columbia Basin Irrigation Districts
6,100
Stony Gorge Hydroelectric Mid-Pacific 3193 City of Santa Clara
4,900
Sugarloaf Dam Great Plains 3819 STS Hydropower Ltd.
2,800
Summer Falls Pacific Northwest 3295 East, Quincy, and South, Columbia Basin Irrigation Districts
92,000
Tiber Dam Great Plains 3574 Tiber Montana LLC
7,500
Tieton Dam Pacific Northwest 3701 Yakima-Tieton Irrigation District
13,600
Upper Turnbull Drop Great Plains 12598 Turnbull Hydro, LLC
5,300
Vallecito Dam Upper Colorado 3174 Ptarmigan Resources & Energy, Inc.
5,880
West Side Mid-Pacific 2082 Scottish Power (Pacificorp)
600
Whiskey Dam Power Project Mid-Pacific 2888 City of Redding
3,530
Total Capacity (50 Plants)
460,682



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