2022 Turbine Test Days

Photo courtesy of Maine.gov

Brookfield Renewable, the utility company that manages the Harris Station Dam, has announced the 2022 Turbine Test Days for the Kennebec River. This highly anticipated event occurs when they test the turbines to their full capacity, releasing 8,000 CFS. This is approximately double the normal release.

The 2022 PDF can be found here. The dates in red are the test days, which are:

  • Saturday, June 11, 2022
  • Monday, July 4, 2022
  • Saturday, September 10, 2022
  • Saturday, September 24, 2022