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January 5, 2022

Ohio Falls, US

By Carmen

Ohio Falls is a 100MW hydro power project. It is located on Ohio river/basin in Kentucky, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1925 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1927.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 100 100 Active Kentucky, the US

Description

Kentucky Utilities and Louisville Gas and Electric are currently owning the project.

Ohio Falls is a run-of-river project. Ohio Falls underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2002,2005,2015-19.

The hydro power project consists of 1 turbine with 10MW nameplate capacity.

Development Status

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The project construction commenced in 1925 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1927.

Contractors Involved

Allis-Chalmers Canada was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 1 turbine with 12.6MW nameplate capacity.

Allis-Chalmers Canada was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 6 turbines, each with 13.7MW nameplate capacity.

GE Renewable Energy supplied 8 electric generators for the project.

Methodology

All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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