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McKay Creek Hydro Power Station

McKay Creek Power Station is one of four hydroelectric power stations in the Kiewa Hydroelectric Scheme in Victoria.

McKay Creek has six turbines with a total generating capacity of 150 MW.

The power station is located on the slopes of Mount McKay at ground level. the water is transported from the Rocky Valley Dam through a near vertical pipe.

Company: AGL Energy

Capacity (MW): 150

Status: Operating

Start Year: 1960

Technology: Hydro

Fuel: Hydro

Type of Turbine: Pelton wheel

No. of Turbines: 6

Source of Information: Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population & Communities web site (September 2011)

Location

  • Bogong High Plains Road
    Falls Creek, Victoria 3699
    Australia