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January 4, 2022

Altura Cogeneration Plant, US

By Carmen

Altura Cogeneration Plant is a 643.6MW gas fired power project. It is located in Texas, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in November 1985.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 643.6 643.6 Active Texas, the US

Description

The project is currently owned by Cogentrix Energy Power Management with a stake of 100%.

It is a CCGT with Cogen power plant that is used for Baseload. The fuel is procured from Kinder Morgan Tejas Houston Pipeline.

The project generated 2,437,873MWh of electricity.

Development Status

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The project got commissioned in November 1985.

Power Purchase Agreement

Electric Reliability Council of Texas and Lyondell Chemical are the power offtakers from the project.

Contractors Involved

Altura Cogeneration Plant (Altura Cogeneration Plant Unit I) is equipped with GE Power 7E gas turbine. The phase consists of 1 gas turbine with 84.9MW nameplate capacity.

Altura Cogeneration Plant (Altura Cogeneration Plant Unit II) is equipped with GE Power 7E gas turbine. The phase consists of 1 gas turbine with 84.9MW nameplate capacity.

Altura Cogeneration Plant (Altura Cogeneration Plant Unit III) is equipped with GE Power 7E gas turbine. The phase consists of 1 gas turbine with 84.9MW nameplate capacity.

Altura Cogeneration Plant (Altura Cogeneration Plant Unit IV) is equipped with GE Power 7E gas turbine. The phase consists of 1 gas turbine with 84.9MW nameplate capacity.

Altura Cogeneration Plant (Altura Cogeneration Plant Unit V) is equipped with GE Power 7E gas turbine. The phase consists of 1 gas turbine with 84.9MW nameplate capacity.

Altura Cogeneration Plant (Altura Cogeneration Plant Unit VI) is equipped with GE Power steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine with 129.2MW nameplate capacity.

Altura Cogeneration Plant (Altura Cogeneration Plant Unit VII) is equipped with GE Power 7E.03 gas turbine. The phase consists of 1 gas turbine with 89.9MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the project.

Vogt Power International supplied steam boiler for the project.

Methodology

All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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