The Allegheny 8 project is a 13.6 MW run-of-river hydroelectric station located on the Allegheny River.

Allegheny 8 is located 9.4 miles downstream of Allegheny 9. Both Allegheny 8 and 9 are run of the river hydroelectric power facilities located with existing federal lock and dam facilities operated by the US Army Corps of Engineers (“USACE”).

KEY DETAILS
  • Location: Armstrong, PA
  • River System: Allegheny River
  • Capacity: 13.6 MW
  • Turbines: Horizontal Bulb Kaplan
  • Originally Built: 1990