Hungry Horse is a 428MW hydro power project. It is located on South Fork Flathead river/basin in Montana, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1948 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1952.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||428||428||–||Active||Montana, the US|
The project is currently owned by U.S. Department of the Interior with a stake of 100%.
Hungry Horse 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 4 in number. The penstock length is 137.16m. The penstock diameter is 4.115m. Hungry Horse underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 1990-1993. The project generated 1,086.25 GWh of electricity.
The hydro power project consists of 4 turbines, each with 107MW nameplate capacity.
The project construction commenced in 1948 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1952.
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