Big Creek 2A is an 110MW hydro power project. It is located on San Joaquin river/basin in California, 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. The project construction commenced in 1926 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1928. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Southern California Edison.

The project generated 207.248 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 2 turbines, each with 55MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 1926 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1928.

Contractors involved

Westinghouse Electric supplied 2 electric generators for the project.

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About Southern California Edison

Southern California Edison Co (SCE), a subsidiary of Edison International, is an electric utility that generates, procures, sources, and supplies the electricity. The company generates electricity from natural gas, hydro, nuclear, solar, and fuel sources. SCE also sources energy and local grid support from third parties such as cogeneration, biomass, small hydro, wind, geothermal, solar plants and the California Department of Water Resources. It also assists the customers in managing their electricity bills and promotes energy efficiency. The company serves interdepartmental, railroads and railways, industrial, agricultural, public street, and highway lighting, commercial, and residential customers in Central, Coastal and Southern California. SCE is headquartered in Rosemead, California, the US.


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