Irrigation Districts: Establishment of Electric Light and Power Systems: Powers (Nebraska)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Nebraska|
|Name||Irrigation Districts: Establishment of Electric Light and Power Systems: Powers (Nebraska)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small)|
|Program Administrator||Nebraska Department of Natural Resources|
Irrigation districts, created in section 46-1xx, are encouraged to appropriate water in order to generate electric light and power. The Department of Natural Resources has the authority to approve or deny proposed projects under this section. The remainder of this section contains other regulations relevant to the establishment of power generation systems by irrigation districts.
|Contact Name||Mike Thompson|
|Department||Nebraska Department of Natural Resources|
|Division||Water Rights and Adjudications|
|Address||301 Centennial Mall South, Lincoln, Nebraska, 68509-4676|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Neb. Rev. Stat. 46-3xx|