Rio Grande Region (HUC 13)

Summary of NSD Findings – Region 13 Rio Grande

Total Potential in Undeveloped Stream-reaches Potential Capacity (MW) Potential Annual Generation (MWh) Capacity Factor
Larger Stream-reaches (>1MW per reach) 1,336 7,705,000 66%
Smaller Stream-reaches (<1MW per reach) 301 1,605,000 61%



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


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

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