Assessmentlistof70sitesbystate-1

Resource Assessment List of 70 Sites with Potential for Additional Hydropower

Out of 530 sites studied, these 70 sites have the highest Benefit Cost Ratio. The ratio used incorporates green incentives for developing clean renewable energy available from existing Federal and state programs.

Arizona
Facility Name Gila Gravity Main Canal Headworks Horseshoe Dam Bartlett Dam Imperial Dam* Totals Installed Capacity (kW) 223 13,857 7,529 1,079 22,688 Annual Production (MWh) 1,548 59,854 36,880 5,325 103,607 Benefit Cost Ratio 1.17 2.98 3.5 1.61

*Imperial Dam is located on the Colorado River and borders Arizona and California

California
Facility Name John Franchi Dam Boca Dam Prosser Creek Dam Putah Diversion Dam Casitas Dam Totals Installed Capacity (kW) 469 1,184 872 363 1,042 3,930 Annual Production (MWh) 1,863 4,370 3,819 1,924 3,280 15,256 Annual Production (MWh) 14,246 5,648 1,799 2,854 1,549 55,620 5,821 14,040 1,740 4,497 12,576 15,536 6,905 11,343 6,557 5,344 12,488 9,220 19,057 15,419 222,259 Benefit Cost Ratio 0.9 1.68 1.98 1.16 1.57

Colorado
Facility Name Grand Valley Diversion Dam Twin Lakes Dam (USBR) East Portal Diversion Dam Granby Dam Olympus Dam Pueblo Dam Paonia Dam Ridgway Dam Rifle Gap Dam South Canal Tunnels South Canal, Sta 19+10 Site #1" " South Canal, Sta. 181+10, Site #4" " South Canal, Sta. 472+00, Site #5" " South Canal, Sta.106+65, Site #3" " Installed Capacity (kW) 1,979 981 283 484 284 13,027 1,582 3,366 341 884 2,465 3,046 1,354 2,224 2,026 Southside Canal, Sta 171+90 to 200+67 Southside Canal, Sta 349+ 05 to 75+ 1,651 Taylor Park Dam 2,543 Gunnison Diversion Dam 1,435 Gunnison Tunnel 3,830 M&D Canal-Shavano Falls 2,862 Totals 46,647 Benefit Cost Ratio 1.55 1.24 0.96 1.16 0.82 2.34 0.79 1.35 0.92 0.84 1.32 1.44 1.05 1.26 1.05 0.93 1.12 1.28 1.55 1.88

Idaho
Facility Name Ririe Dam Totals Installed Capacity (kW) 993 993 Annual Production (MWh) 3,778 3,778 Benefit Cost Ratio 0.94

Montana
Facility Name St. Mary Canal - Drop 4 St. Mary Canal - Drop 5 Vandalia Diversion Dam Yellowtail Afterbay Dam Clark Canyon Dam Fresno Dam Gibson Dam Glen Elder Dam Helena Valley Pumping Plant Huntley Diversion Dam Totals Installed Capacity (kW) 2,569 1,901 326 9,203 3,078 1,661 8,521 1,008 2,626 2,426 33,319 Annual Production (MWh) 8,919 7,586 1,907 68,261 13,689 6,268 30,774 3,713 9,608 17,430 168,155 Benefit Cost Ratio 0.82 0.75 0.87 3.05 1.52 0.88 1.32 0.81 1.38 1.86

Nebraska
Facility Name Virginia Smith Dam Totals Installed Capacity (kW) 1,607 1,607 Annual Production (MWh) 9,799 9,799 Benefit Cost Ratio 0.88

Nevada
Facility Name Marble Bluff Dam Totals Installed Capacity (kW) 1,153 1,153 Annual Production (MWh) 5,624 5,624 Benefit Cost Ratio 0.83

New Mexico
Facility Name Sumner Dam Caballo Dam Heron Dam Totals Installed Capacity (kW) 822 3,260 2,701 6,783 Annual Production (MWh) 4,300 15,095 8,874 28,269 Benefit Cost Ratio 0.98 1.45 1.06

Oregon
Facility Name Installed Capacity (kW) Annual Production (MWh) Benefit Cost Ratio

Wickiup Dam Emigrant Dam Haystack McKay Dam Arthur R. Bowman Dam Scoggins Dam Totals

3,950 733 805 1,362 3,293 955 11,908

15,650 2,619 3,738 4,344 18,282 3,683 48,316

0.98 0.99 0.85 0.88 1.9 0.92

South Dakota
Facility Name Installed Capacity (kW) Annual Production (MWh) Benefit Cost Ratio

Angostura Dam Pactola Dam Totals

947 596 1,543

3,218 2,725 5,943

0.9 1.07

Texas
Facility Name Installed Capacity (kW) Annual Production (MWh) Benefit Cost Ratio

Twin Buttes Dam Totals

23,124 23,124

97,457 97,457

2.61

Utah
Facility Name Installed Capacity (kW) Annual Production (MWh) Benefit Cost Ratio

Sixth Water Flow Control Soldier Creek Dam Spanish Fork Flow Control Structure Starvation Dam Syar Tunnel Upper Diamond Fork Flow Control Structure Joes Valley Dam Totals

25,800 444 8,114 3,043 1,762 12,214 1,624 53,001

114,420 2,909 22,920 13,168 7,982 52,161 6,596 220,156

3.02 1.39 1.66 1.23 0.99 2.36 0.85

Washington
Facility Name Installed Capacity (kW) Annual Production (MWh) Benefit Cost Ratio

Kachess Dam Cle Elum Dam Easton Diversion Dam Keechelus Dam Scootney Wasteway Sunnyside Dam Totals

1,227 7,249 1,057 2,394 2,276 1,362 15,565

3,877 14,911 7,400 6,746 11,238 10,182 54,354

0.77 0.94 1.68 0.87 1.26 1.43

Wyoming
Facility Name Installed Capacity (kW) Annual Production (MWh) Benefit Cost Ratio

Willwood Diversion Dam Gray Reef Dam Pathfinder Dam Totals

1,062 2,067 743 3,872

6,337 13,059 5,508 24,904

1.1 1.58 1.23

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