San Vicente Pumped Storage is a 500MW hydro power project. It is planned on San Vicente river/basin in California, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2025. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by City of San Diego Public Utilities Department.

San Vicente Pumped Storage is a pumped storage project. The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 298.5 million cubic meter.

The hydro power project consists of 4 turbines, each with 125MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2025.

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About City of San Diego Public Utilities Department

City of San Diego Public Utilities Department (SDPD) is a water utility service provider that provides water services. The utility offers services such as water supply, water treatment, water conservation and water recycling. It sources water from the Colorado River, State Water Project, and local sources. SDPD sells potable water to the City of Del Mar, the Santa Fe and San Dieguito Irrigation Districts, and the California American Water Company. The utility operates three water treatment plants. It also operates water's emergency hotline. The utility also maintains several emergency connections from neighboring water agencies. It also offers bill payments through online. SDWD is headquartered in San Diego, California the US.

This content was updated on 4 January 2024

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