Allatoona Lake is an 85.1MW hydro power project. It is located on Etowah river/basin in Georgia, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1954. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently owned by US Army Corps of Engineers with a stake of 100%.

Allatoona Lake is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 826 million cubic meter. 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 diameter is 1.676m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1954.

Contractors involved

The turbines for the hydro power project have been supplied by Allis-Chalmers Power Systems and Voith Hydro Holding.

Westinghouse Electric supplied 1 electric generator for the project. The generator capacity is 2.5 MVA.

Westinghouse Electric supplied 2 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 40 MVA.

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This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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