Independence Steam Turbine Power Plant is a 1,800MW coal fired power project. It is located in Arkansas, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in January 1983.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,800 1,800 Active Arkansas, the US

Description

Arkansas Electric Cooperative, Entergy Arkansas and Entergy Mississippi are currently owning the project.

It is a steam turbine power plant that is used for Baseload. The fuel is procured from Wyoming Powder River Basin.

The project generated 10,437,493MWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in January 1983.

Contractors Involved

Independence Steam Turbine Power Plant (Independence Steam Turbine Power Plant Unit I) is equipped with GE Power steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine with 900MW nameplate capacity.

Independence Steam Turbine Power Plant (Independence Steam Turbine Power Plant Unit II) is equipped with GE Power steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine with 900MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the Independence Steam Turbine Power Plant (Independence Steam Turbine Power Plant Unit I).

GE Power supplied electric generator for the Independence Steam Turbine Power Plant (Independence Steam Turbine Power Plant Unit II).

GE Power supplied steam boiler for the Independence Steam Turbine Power Plant (Independence Steam Turbine Power Plant Unit I).

GE Power supplied steam boiler for the Independence Steam Turbine Power Plant (Independence Steam Turbine Power Plant Unit II).

Methodology

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