Lower Colorado Region (HUC 15)

Summary of NSD Findings – Region 15 Lower Colorado

Total Potential in Undeveloped Stream-reaches Potential Capacity (MW) Potential Annual Generation (MWh) Capacity Factor
Larger Stream-reaches (>1MW per reach) 2,166 13,577,000 72%
Smaller Stream-reaches (<1MW per reach) 447 2,696,000 69%



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.