Dolet Hills Power Station is a 720.7MW coal fired power project. It is located in Louisiana, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in April 1986.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 720.7 720.7 Active Louisiana, the US


The project is co-owned by Cleco Power and Southwestern Electric Power, with their respective ownership stake of 50% each.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant. The fuel is procured from Dolet Hills Lignite Company, Enlink.

The project generated 2,445,090MWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in April 1986.

Contractors Involved

Siemens Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project. The company provided 1 steam turbine with 720.7MW nameplate capacity.

Siemens Energy supplied electric generator for the project.

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises supplied steam boiler for the project.


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