Channel Energy Center is a 715MW gas fired power project. It is located in Texas, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in August 2001.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 715 715 Active Texas, the US


The project is currently owned by Calpine with a stake of 100%.

It is a CCGT with Cogen power plant that is used for Middle load. The fuel is procured from Kinder Morgan.

The project generated 2,620,988MWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in August 2001.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Houston Refining under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

The Gas fired project have been supplied by Siemens and Toshiba Energy Systems and Solutions.

Toshiba Energy Systems and Solutions supplied electric generator for the project.

Nooter/Eriksen supplied steam boiler for the project.


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