New Friant River Outlet Powerhouse

7 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Friant Water Authority
Document Title
New Friant River Outlet Powerhouse
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Fenced land owned by the federal government and administrated by the US Bureau of Reclamation and used primarily for dam and hydroelectric plant operations

Document Description
Friant Power-Authority and the Orange Cove Irrigation District have applied to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for a capacity related amendments to their existing hydropower license (FERC License No. 11068). The proposed facility will increase the power generating capacity at the Friant Dam River Outlet site by 7 megawatts to utilize increased flow required by the San Joaquin River Settlement Agreement for generating renewable energy.

Contact Information
Bill Carlisle
Friant Power Authority
Lead/Public Agency
c/o SSJMUD P.O. Box 279
Delano, CA 93216

Phone : (661) 725-0610


Cross Streets
Friant Rd, Millerton Rd
Total Acres
San Joaquin River
CA St Pl
Other Location Info
Nearest Community: Friant

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Power:Other Power Type (hydroelectric)(Megawatts 7.0)
Project Issues
Aesthetics Agriculture and Forestry Resources Air Quality Biological Resources Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Geology/Soils Growth Inducement Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Mineral Resources Noise Population/Housing Public Services Recreation Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Transportation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 6 (DOT) California Energy Commission California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Department of Toxic Substances Control Department of Water Resources Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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