Hydro

New Mexico

146,000
Conventional Hydropower in MWh
33,010,000
Total Electricity in MWh
12,627,000
Total Renewable Energy in MWh
0%
Hydro as a % of the Total Energy
1%
Hydro as a % of the Renewable Energy
6
Total Powered Dams
Elephant Butte

Owner: Reclamation Upper Colorado Region (UC)

Type: Conventional Hydro

Capacity: 27.9

Navajo Dam

Owner: City of Farmington

Type: Conventional Hydro

Capacity: 30

El Vado Dam

Owner: Los Alamos County

Type: Conventional Hydro

Capacity: 8

Abiquiu Dam

Owner: Los Alamos County

Type: Conventional Hydro

Capacity: 12.6

Animas

Owner: City of Farmington

Type: Conventional Hydro

Capacity: 0.2

Santa Fe Canyon Hydroelectric Project

Owner: "City of Santa Fe, New Mexico"

Type: Conventional Hydro

Capacity: 0.09

COCHITI LAKE

County: SANDOVAL

Water Source: RIO GRANDE & SANTA FE

Potential Capacity (MW): 33.599305

States: NM

Secondary State: NM

UTE DAM

County: QUAY

Water Source: CANADIAN RIVER

Potential Capacity (MW): 2.821781

States: NM

Secondary State: NM

ALBUQUERQUE INFLATABLE DIVERSION DAM

County: BERNALILLO

Water Source: RIO GRANDE

Potential Capacity (MW): 1.330201

States: NM

Secondary State: NM

American Diversion

County: EL PASO

Water Source: RIO GRANDE

Potential Capacity (MW): 1.157237

States: NM/TX

Secondary State: TX

CONCHAS DAM

County: SAN MIGUEL

Water Source: CANADIAN RIVER/CONCHAS RIVER

Potential Capacity (MW): 1.137692

States: NM

Secondary State: NM

SUMNER

County: DEBACA

Water Source: PECOS RIVER

Potential Capacity (MW): 0.809871

States: NM

Secondary State: NM

SANTA ROSA DAM

County: GUADALUPE

Water Source: PECOS RIVER

Potential Capacity (MW): 0.653598

States: NM

Secondary State: NM

AMERICAN DIVERSION

County: "DONA ANA,NM; EL PASO, TX"

Water Source: RIO GRANDE RIVER

Potential Capacity (MW): 0.578618

States: NM/TX

Secondary State: TX