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BUREAU OF RECLAMATION
HYDROELECTRIC POWERPLANTS
FISCAL YEAR 1996 SERVICE RECORD

Powerplant Capacity (kW) Net Generation (kWh) Maximum Hourly Generation (kW) Plant Factor (%) Utilization
Factor
(%)
Availability
Factor
(%)
Alcova 36,000 134,488,490 39,000 43.0 108.3 80.39
Anderson Ranch 40,000 173,525,160 40,400 49.7 101 85.91
Big Thompson 4,500 12,286,400 6,000 31.4 133.3 88.62
Black Canyon 10,200 66,905,100 11,000 77.3 110 92.21
Blue Mesa 86,400 366,326,445 93,000 48.5 107.6 95.5
Boise River Diversion 1,500 0 0 0 0 100
Boysen 15,000 85,587,190 17,000 65.9 113.3 84.89
Buffalo Bill 18,000 96,275,992 18,000 61.2 100 94.47
Canyon Ferry 50,000 452,616,151 57,000 103.6 114 96.77
Chandler 12,000 35,230,180 12,000 33.9 100 90.15
Crystal 28,000 216,449,212 31,000 88.5 110.7 96.15
Davis 240,000 1,221,776,000 247,000 58 102.9 85.48
Deer Creek 4,950 27,670,376 5,460 63.9 110.3 84.39
Elephant Butte 27,945 97,291,410 24,029 39.9 86 69.13
Estes 45,000 90,723,007 48,000 23.4 106.7 94.1
Flaming Gorge 151,500 667,452,797 138,000 50.2 91.1 92.08
Flatiron 1 & 2 86,000 165,533,086 82,000 22 95.4 68.9
Flatiron 3 * 8,500 17,000 4,000 0 47.1 27.54
Folsom 198,720 716,090,043 202,000 41.2 101.7 88.65
Fontenelle 10,000 71,103,180 11,500 81.5 115 96.38
Fremont Canyon 66,800 296,161,446 67,000 50.7 100.3 83.04
Glen Canyon 1,288,200 5,505,858,169 1,210,000 48.7 93.9 85.85
Glendo 38,000 103,462,030 38,000 31.2 100 89.78
Grand Coulee 6,180,000 27,760,362,500 5,868,000 51.3 95 80.29
Grand Coulee P/G * 314,000 111,253,000 245,000 4 78 75.57
Green Mountain 26,000 96,588,000 28,000 42.5 107.7 82.61
Green Springs 17,290 81,015,000 18,500 57.8 107.0 98.48
Guernsey 6,400 22,279,967 6,400 40.4 100 93.16
Heart Mountain 5,000 15,756,787 6,000 36.8 120 83.92
Hoover 2,078,800 4,719,323,953 1,788,000 25.9 86 84.27
Hungry Horse 428,000 1,217,259,500 326,000 32.6 76.2 72.57
Judge Francis Carr 154,400 572,514,924 145,000 42.3 93.9 98.75
Keswick 117,000 464,105,460 93,000 45.3 79.5 98.35
Kortes 36,000 176,108,210 40,000 55.9 111.1 94.76
Lewiston 350 2,710,600   88.2   95.72
Lower Molina 4,860 17,548,560 5,000 41.1 103.9 92.08
Marys Lake 8,100 34,107,400 9,000 48.7 111.1 93.85
McPhee 1,282 0 0 0 0 0
Minidoka 7,400 23,277,341 8,400 37.5 113.5 36.3
Morrow Point 173,334 466,681,229 146,000 30.8 84.2 98.31
Mt. Elbert * 200,000 177,980,000 219,000 10.3 109.5 90.38
New Melones 300,000 594,648,960 373,000 22.6 124.3 89.65
Nimbus 13,500 77,940,386 17,000 66.4 125.9 92.04
O'Neill * 25,200 2,116,960 12,040 1.1 47.8 94.18
Palisades 176,564 855,764,100 171,000 55.3 96.9 87.86
Parker 120,000 468,755,219 100,000 44.6 83.3 87.71
Pilot Butte 1,600 3,499,606 1,600 25.4 100 96.1
Pole Hill 38,200 120,129,800 47,000 36 123 88.44
Roza 12,937 65,756,500 13,100 58 101.3 100
San Luis (Fed Share) * 202,000 216,594,112 244,000 12.2 120.8 87.47
Seminoe 51,000 193,722,154 51,000 54.6 100 88.01
Shasta 539,000 1,457,175,904 570,000 30.9 105.8 63.34
Shoshone 3,000 21,761,380 4,000 87.3 133.3 93.63
Spirit Mountain 4,500 11,583,476 5,000 30.4 111.1 50.94
Spring Creek 180,000 680,992,567 189,000 43.2 105 80.93
Stampede 3,650 18,382,080 3,880 58.2 106.3 96.33
Towaoc 11,495 20,247,720 7,808 20.3 67.9 54.59
Trinity 140,000 542,460,398 140,000 44.2 100 72.65
Upper Molina 8,640 29,704,580 9,600 39.1 111.1 94.24
Yellowtail 250,000 1,141,810,260 287,000 52.1 114.8 94.78
 

* Pump-generating units.

See also: Fiscal Year 1995 Performance Data
                  Fiscal Year 1997 Performance Data
                  Fiscal Year 1998 Performance Data
                  Fiscal Year 1999 Performance Data
                  Fiscal Year 2000 Performance Data
                  Fiscal Year 2001 Performance Data
                  Fiscal Year 2002 Performance Data
                  Fiscal Year 2003 Performance Data
                  Fiscal Year 2004 Performance Data
                  Fiscal Year 2005 Performance Data

Government Fiscal Year 1996 is from October 1, 1995 through September 30, 1996.

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