Survey of experience in operating hydroelectric projects in cold regions /

A literature review, mailed survey, and site visit have been made to evaluate the procedures adopted by operators of hydroelectric projects in cold regions similar to the Susitna Hydroelectric Project site in response to environmental concerns. Topics that are addressed include reservoir and powerho...

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Alternate Title:Susitna Hydroelectric Project. Survey of experience in operating hydroelectric projects in cold regions
Corporate Contributor(s):Alaska Power Authority.

United States. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

Susitna Hydroelectric Project.

HARZA-EBASCO Susitna Joint Venture.
Publisher:Alaska Power Authority,
Report Numbers:APA 2654

APA 2655

APA 2656

APA 2657
Edition:[Final].
Series:Document (Susitna Hydroelectric Project) ; no. 2654-2657.
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Summary:A literature review, mailed survey, and site visit have been made to evaluate the procedures adopted by operators of hydroelectric projects in cold regions similar to the Susitna Hydroelectric Project site in response to environmental concerns. Topics that are addressed include reservoir and powerhouse operations to mitigate ice jam related flooding, effects of reservoir ice cover and bank ice on animal crossing, management of reservoir ice cover to control cracking and associated danger to animals, and bank erosion from reservoir and river ice movement.
Physical Description:4 volumes : illustrations, maps, forms ; 28 cm.
Notes:At head of title: Susitna Hydroelectric Project.

"Susitna File No. 42.2.5."

"June 1985."

"Federal Energy Regulatory Commission project no. 7114"--Cover.
Report Type:Final report.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references.