Exchequer is a 94.5MW hydro power project. It is located on Merced river/basin in California, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1964 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1967.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||94.5||94.5||–||Active||California, the US|
The project is currently owned by Merced Irrigation District.
Exchequer is a reservoir based project. The total number of penstocks, pipes or long channels that carry water down from the hydroelectric reservoir to the turbines inside the actual power station, are 1 in number. The penstock length is 299.314m. The penstock diameter is 4.877m.
The project construction commenced in 1964 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1967.
Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 1 unit of francis turbine with 94.5MW nameplate capacity.
Voith Hydro Holding supplied 1 electric generator for the project.
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