Laramie River Power Plant is a 1,710MW coal fired power project. It is located in Wyoming, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in July 1981.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,710 1,710 Active Wyoming, the US

Description

Missouri Basin Municipal Power Agency , Lincoln Electric System and Basin Electric Power Coop are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 50%, 33.57% and 16.43% respectively.

It is a steam turbine power plant that is used for Baseload. The fuel is procured from Dry Fork mines, Powder River Basin.

The project generated 10,282,950MWh of electricity. The project cost is $1,600m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in July 1981.

Contractors Involved

Laramie River Power Plant (Laramie River Power Plant Unit I) is equipped with GE Power steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine with 570MW nameplate capacity.

Laramie River Power Plant (Laramie River Power Plant Unit II) is equipped with GE Power steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine with 570MW nameplate capacity.

Laramie River Power Plant (Laramie River Power Plant Unit III) is equipped with GE Power steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine with 570MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the Laramie River Power Plant (Laramie River Power Plant Unit I).

GE Power supplied electric generator for the Laramie River Power Plant (Laramie River Power Plant Unit II).

GE Power supplied electric generator for the Laramie River Power Plant (Laramie River Power Plant Unit III).

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises supplied steam boiler for the Laramie River Power Plant (Laramie River Power Plant Unit I).

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises supplied steam boiler for the Laramie River Power Plant (Laramie River Power Plant Unit II).

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises supplied steam boiler for the Laramie River Power Plant (Laramie River Power Plant Unit III).

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