Oldman River Hydroelectric Plant
|Oldman River Hydroelectric Plant|
|Location||Municipal District of Pincher Creek No. 9, near Pincher Creek, Alberta|
|Coordinates||49°33′39″N 113°53′45″W / 49.56083°N 113.89583°W|
|Construction cost||$34 million|
|Owner(s)||Atco Power |
|Thermal power station|
|Nameplate capacity||32 MW|
Oldman River Hydroelectric Plant is a run-of-river hydroelectric power station owned by Atco Power (75%) and Piikani Nation (25%). The plant is located on the Oldman River near in Pincher Creek, Alberta, Canada. The plant is primarily used to supply power onto the Alberta grid.
The plant consists of:
- Two horizontal axis Francis turbines, (VA Tech Bouvier Canada with GE generators).
- ^ "ATCO Power opens Oldman River plant". Power Engineering. 2003-10-03. Retrieved 2021-02-28.
- ^ "Oldman River Hydroelectric Plant". Retrieved 2012-05-24.