Barkley hydroelectric plant

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Barkley hydroelectric plant is an operating hydroelectric power plant in Kuttawa, Lyon County, Kentucky, United States.

Project Details

Table 1: Project details for Barkley hydroelectric plant

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Turbines Technology type Owner
Operating[1] 1966[1] 130 MW[1] 4[1] Conventional storage[1] US Army Corps of Engineers - Nashville District[2]


Table 2: Location details for Barkley hydroelectric plant

Location River Coordinates (WGS 84)
Kuttawa, Lyon County, Kentucky, United States[1][3] Cumberland River[3] 37.0217, -88.2211 (exact)[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 US Energy Information Administration (December 27, 2022). "Preliminary Monthly Electric Generator Inventory - November". Retrieved January 13, 2023.
  2. Archived from the original on 02 December 2022. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |archive-date= (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 US Energy Information Administration (September 22, 2022). "Form EIA-860 detailed data with previous form data". Retrieved January 13, 2023.