The Total Channel Control Pilot Project is a system of automated drops and gates which communicates with each other to better regulate and control the flow of water in the canal system. This system, when combined with the Lateral 8 Regulating Reservoir can dramatically reduce operational spills while at the same time, greatly improve [...]
Because of our constant efforts to be good stewards of the resources entrusted to us, we are continually looking for innovative ways to improve efficiency and customer service. The lateral 8 reservoir project offers just that combination of efficiency and improved service to those at the lower end of our irrigation system.
The Almond 2 Power Plant, a natural gas fired plant capable of producing 174 megawatts of electricity, begins operation. Because Almond 2 features rapid start turbine technology, it can be up and running, supplying our customers with power in only 10 minutes.