The Bowersock Mills and Power Company is currently in the process of adding an additional powerhouse to the Bowersock Project. The new powerhouse will replace the spillway on the north end of the dam, and will house four additional turbine/generators, for a total capacity addition of 4.6 MW. The addition of the generators will allow Bowersock to approximately triple the energy production from the project.
The previous Bowersock logo was adopted from one of the mill's first flour brands, Zephyr Flour. In its earliest operation, Bowersock served as a mill and a provider of mechanical power for the City of Lawrence...[more]