Wilson Dam is a 666.7MW hydro power project. It is located on Tennessee river/basin in Alabama, 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 1918 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1925. Buy the profile here.

Description

The project is currently owned by Tennessee Valley Authority with a stake of 100%.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 66.1 million cubic meter.

The hydro power project consists of 4 turbines, each with 23MW nameplate capacity.

The hydro power project consists of 2 turbines, each with 25.2MW nameplate capacity.

The hydro power project consists of 8 turbines, each with 29.2MW nameplate capacity.

The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines, each with 30.9MW nameplate capacity.

The hydro power project consists of 1 turbine with 36MW nameplate capacity.

The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines, each with 54MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 1918 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1925.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Huntsville Utilities under a power purchase agreement.

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