Claytor is a 75MW hydro power project. It is located on New river/basin in Virginia, 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. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1939. Buy the profile here.

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The project was developed by American Electric Power Services and is currently owned by Appalachian Power with a stake of 100%.

The hydro reservoir capacity is 277.53 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project is 110m. The project generated 184.384 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1939.

Contractors involved

The turbines for the hydro power project have been supplied by Newport News Industrial and Voith Hydro Holding.

Westinghouse Electric supplied 2 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 20.83 MVA.

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.