Hiwassee Pumped storage is a 95MW hydro power project. It is located on Hiwassee river/basin in North Carolina, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1936 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1956.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||95||95||–||Active||North Carolina, the US|
The project is currently owned by Tennessee Valley Authority.
Hiwassee Pumped storage is a pumped storage project.
The project construction commenced in 1936 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1956.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Huntsville Utilities under a power purchase agreement.
Voith Hydro Holding was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 1 turbine with 95MW nameplate capacity.
Voith Hydro Holding supplied 1 electric generator for the project.
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