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Table 1. Completed generator uprates for Power Uprating Program (1978-2000).

Plant Units Old
Rating
(kW)
New
Rating
(kW)
Percent
Increase
Added kW
(Plant)
Year
Uprate
Completed
Shasta 2 75,000 125,000 66.7 100,000 1980
Anderson Ranch 2 13,500 20,000 48.1 13,000 1983
Flatiron 2 31,500 43,020 36.6 23,040 1983
Glendo 2 12,000 19,000 58.3 14,000 1983
Trinity 2 50,000 70,000 40.0 40,000 1984
Glen Canyon 4 118,750 165,000 38.9 185,000 1987
Glen Canyon 4 118,750 157,050 32.2 153,200 1987
Blue Mesa 2 30,000 43,200 44.0 26,400 1988
Fremont Canyon 2 24,000 33,400 39.2 18,800 1989
Hoover 2 82,500 127,000 53.9 89,000 1989
Keswick 3 25,000 39,000 56.0 42,000 1991
Flaming Gorge 3 36,000 50,495 40.3 43,485 1992
Hoover 12 82,500 130,000 57.6 570,000 1992
Hoover 1 109,250 130,000 19.0 20,750 1992
Hoover 1 40,000 61,500 53.7 21,500 1992
Hoover 1 50,000 68,500 37.0 18,500 1992
Morrow Point 2 60,000 86,667 44.4 53,334 1993
Hungry Horse 4 71,250 107,000 50.2 143,000 1993
Palisades 2 28,500 44,141 54.9 31,282 1994
Palisades 2 30,875 44,141 43.0 26,532 1995
Shasta 3 75,000 125,000 66.7 50,000 2000
Totals 58 3,708,000 5,490,823 48.1 1,682,823  

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