Great Lakes Region (HUC 04)

Summary of NSD Findings – Region 4 Great Lakes

Total Potential in Undeveloped Stream-reaches Potential Capacity (MW) Potential Annual Generation (MWh) Capacity Factor
Larger Stream-reaches (>1MW per reach) 265 1,538,000 66%
Smaller Stream-reaches (<1MW per reach) 1,160 6,906,000 68%




Figure 1. Total estimated NSD potential aggregated to subbasins (HUC 8).

Figure 2. Proportions of NSD potential spatially overlapping various types of environmental concerns.

Please refer to the NSD Initial Report on Methodology for further information regarding Figures 1 and 2.