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Table 1. Completed generator uprates for Power Uprating Program (1978-2005).

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 40,000 1984
Glen Canyon 4 118,750 165,000 38.9 185,000 1987
Glen Canyon

1
3

118,750
118,750
157,050
165,000
32.2
38.9
38,300
138,750
1987
2005
Blue Mesa 2 30,000 43,200 44 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 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 20,750 1992
Hoover 1 40,000 61,500 53.7 21,500 1992
Hoover 1 50,000 68,500 37 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 26,532 1995
Black Canyon 2 4,000 5,100 25 2,200 1995
Minidoka 1 2,400 3,000 25 600 1996
Shasta 3 75,000 142,000 89.3 201,000 2004
Crystal 1 28,000 35,000 25 7,000 2004
Totals 62 3,742,400 5,608,673 49.9 1,867,373  

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