Great Basin Region (HUC 16)

Summary of NSD Findings – Region 16 Great Basin

Total Potential in Undeveloped Stream-reaches Potential Capacity (MW) Potential Annual Generation (MWh) Capacity Factor
Larger Stream-reaches (>1MW per reach) 148 845,000 65%
Smaller Stream-reaches (<1MW per reach) 416 2,260,000 62%



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.