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Hydroelectric

Sissonville

Located in Potsdam (NY, USA), Sissonville is a 3 MW hydropower plant sitting on Raquette River. It was commissioned in 1990, and was acquired by Boralex in 2003.

Hydroelectric
In operation

Contact

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POWER 3 MW
Facility Run-of-river
Watershed 434 km²
Flow 60.4 m³/s
Head 4.88 m
River Raquette River
Term of the power purchase agreement NYISO daily market price
Built 1989-1990
Equivalence in individuals supplied with electricity annually 1,087 people
Equivalence in tons of CO2 avoided annually 7,243 tons of CO2

¹ International Energy Agency (IEA) 2013