Hydro Hall of Fame Past Inductees

The Hydro Hall of Fame recognizes extraordinary hydro achievement throughout the world, with a special emphasis on long-lasting facilities.

Hydro Review has been inducting legacy facilities in the Hydro Hall of Fame since 1995, designating plants that have been operating continuously for 100 years or more.

Together, this prestigious group demonstrates the long-lasting and significant contributions of hydroelectric plants, including clean renewable power, emission-free generation and reliability.

New inductees are honored at HydroVision International. For more about the event, please visit HydroEvent.com.

Qualification Criteria

To be considered for inclusion in the Hydro Hall of Fame, the plant must have been in continuous operation for 100 years or more. In addition, a representative from the plant must be present to accept the award at the opening keynote session of HYDROVISION International.

HALL OF FAME PAST INDUCTEES
Plant Name Capacity (MW) Owner  State, Country     Year in Service, Inducted   Article Video
Ames 3.6 Xcel Energy  CO, USA     1906, 2013   Article Video
Blewett Falls 24.6 Duke Energy  NC, USA     1912, 2018      
Borel 11 Southern California Edison  CA, USA     1904, 2011   Article  
Bridge Mill Power Station 1.7 Blackstone Valley Electric Co.  RI, USA     1896, 1996   PDF
  
Byllesby 21.6 American Electric Power  VA, USA     1912, 2018      
Cabot Station 62 FirstLight Hydro Generating Co.  MA, USA     1916, 2016   Article Video
Columbia Canal Hydro Plant 10.6 SCANA Corp.  SC, USA     1896, 1996   PDF  
Croton 8.8 Consumers Energy  MI, USA     1907, 2007   Article  
DeCew Falls
No. 1 Hydro Plant
 22 Ontario Power Generation  ONT, Canada     1898, 1998   PDF  
Dewey Lakes 0.943 Alaska Power & Telephone  AK, USA     1902, 2015   Article Video
Fulton Hydro
Station
 1.25 Reliant Energy  NY, USA     1884, 1997   PDF  
Grand Rapids 6.7 Wisconsin Public Service Corp.  WI, USA     1910, 2010   Article  
High Falls 7 Wisconsin Public Service Corp.  WI, USA     1910, 2010   Article  
Holtwood 107.2 PPL Generation LLC  PA, USA     1910, 2010   Article  
Horseshoe 14 TransAlta Corp.  ALB, Canada     1911, 2011   Article  
Kakabeka 25 Ontario Power Generation  ONT, Canada     1906, 2006   PDF  
Kananaskis 19 TransAlta Corp.  ALB, Canada     1913, 2013   Article Video
Keokuk 125 AmerenUE  IA, USA     1913, 2013   Article Video
LaBarge Dam and Powerhouse 0.85 American Energy Inc.  MI, USA     1901, 2001   PDF  
LaGrande 64 Tacoma Power  WA, USA     1912, 2012   Article  
Lake Vyrnwy 0.130 Severn Trent Water  Powys, Wales     1903, 2017   Article Video
Lanesboro Electric
Power Plant
 0.24 City of Lanesboro  MN, USA     1895, 1995   PDF  
Les Cedres 135 Hydro Quebec  QUE, Canada     1914, 2014   PDF Video
Manitou Springs 5.54 Colorado Springs UtilitiesCO, USA 1905, 2017 Article Video
Miljacka 17.6 Hrvatska Elektroprivreda  Dalmatia, Croatia     1906, 2018      
Mill Creek No. 1 0.8 Southern California Edison  CA, USA     1893, 2002   PDF  
Mio 4.96 Consumers Energy  MI, USA     1916, 2017   PDF Video
Miyashiro No. 1 0.250
 Chubu Electric Power Co.  QNG, Japan
     1904, 2016   Article Video
Morgan Falls 16.8 Southern Company  GA, USA     1904, 2004   PDF  
Narrows 108.8 Cube Hydro  NC, USA     1917, 2018      
Ninety-Nine Islands 18 Duke Energy  SC, USA     1910, 2010   Article  
Ocoee Dam No. 1 22 Tennessee Valley Authority  TN, USA     1912, 2012   Article  
Pelzer Mills Lower
Hydro Project
 3.3 CHI Energy Inc.  SC, USA     1895, 1997   PDF  
Petty Harbour 5.3 Newfoundland Power  NEW, Canada     1900, 2003   PDF  
Piercefield Hydro Plant 2.7 Reliant Energy  NY, USA     1899, 2000   PDF  
Pointe du Bois 75 Manitoba Hydro  MB, Canada     1911, 2016   Article Video
Post Falls 14.75 Avista Corp.  WA, USA     1906, 2008   Article  
Prairie du Sac 31 Alliant Energy  WI, USA     1914, 2015   Article Video
Prospect No. 1 3.76 PacifiCorp  OR, USA     1912, 2012   Article  
River Mill 25 Portland General Electric  OR, USA     1911, 2015   Article Video
Santa Ana River No. 1 3.8 Southern California Edison  CA, USA     1899, 1999   PDF  
Shawinigan-2 200 Hydro-Quebec  QUE, Canada     1911, 2011   Article  
Small Hydro of
Texas Inc. Hydroelectric Plant
 1.5 Small Hydro of Texas  TX, USA     1898, 1998   PDF  
Snoqualmie Falls No. 1 11 Puget Sound Energy  WA, USA     1898, 1998   PDF  
Snoqualmie Falls No. 2 41.7 Puget Sound Energy  WA, USA     1910, 2010   Article  
Stairs Station 1.2 PacifiCorp  UT, USA     1895, 1995   PDF  

Stevens Creek
 19 South Carolina Electric & Gas  GA, USA     1914, 2014   Article Video
TW Sullivan Plant 16 Portland General Electric  OR, USA     1895, 1995   PDF  
Upper Bonnington 66 FortisBC  BC, Canada     1908, 2018      
Vernon 32.4 TransCanada Hydro Northeast Inc.  NH, USA     1909, 2009   Article  
Victoria Falls 0.550 Newfoundland Power  NL, Canada     1904, 2017   Article Video
Vulcan Street
Hydroelectric
Central Station
 0.0125 City of Appleton  WI, USA     1882, 1996   PDF  
William Birch Rankine 74.6 OntarioFortis, Inc.  ONT, Canada     1905, 2005   PDF