Los Esteros Critical Energy Facility is a 306.1MW gas fired power project. It is located in California, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in February 2003.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 306.1 306.1 Active California, the US


The project is currently owned by Los Esteros Critical Energy Facility with a stake of 100%.

It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant. The fuel is procured from Pacific Gas and Electric V01.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in February 2003.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to California Department of Water Resources under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

CH2M Hill Companies was selected to render EPC services for the gas fired power project.

The Gas fired project have been supplied by GE Power and Mitsubishi Power.

The electric generators for the project were procured from GE Power and Mitsubishi Power.

Vogt Power International supplied steam boiler for the project.


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