Bradley Lake is a 120MW hydro power project. It is located on Bradley Lake river/basin in Alaska, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1986 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1991.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 120 120 Active Alaska, the US Alaska Energy Authority


The project is developed and owned by Alaska Energy Authority.

Bradley Lake is a reservoir based project. The project generated 380 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $328m.

The project has 2 electric generators installed at the site.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 1986 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1991.

Power Purchase Agreement

Chugach Electric Association, Golden Valley Electric Association, Incorp, Homer Electric Association, Matanuska Electric Association and Municipal Light & Power are the power offtakers from the project.

Contractors Involved

Fuji Electric was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of kaplan turbines, each with 63.1MW nameplate capacity.

About Alaska Energy Authority

Alaska Energy Authority (AEA) is an independent corporation company. The company mainly engages in providing energy related solutions. AEA emphasizes community-based project management and programs for the rural Alaska. The company core programs are to expand Alaska’s energy portfolio, lead energy planning and policies to invest in Alaska’s energy infrastructure and provide rural Alaska with technical and community assistance. It also manages the renewable energy fund, the emerging energy technology fund, the power cost equalization program and various energy efficiency and conservation programs. The company also provides loans for qualified energy infrastructure projects. AEA is head quartered in Anchorage. Alaska, the US.


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