Oveson Hydro system, Nephi, Utah
- 1 kW water wheel grid-tie hydroelectric system
- 4 feet of head
- 4 cfs flow
An old-style steel pitchback water wheel was installed to take advantage of an existing concrete drop structure on the homeowner’s property. On average the residents use 24 kWh a day which is comparable with the hydro production. The water originates from a warm spring and never freezes in the winter.