Manatee Steam Turbine Power Plant is a 1,726.6MW oil fired power project. It is located in Florida, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in October 1976.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,726.6 1,726.6 Active Florida, the US


The project is currently owned by Florida Power & Light with a stake of 100%.

It is a steam turbine power plant. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is residual fuel oil. In case of shortage of residual fuel oil the plant can also run on Natural Gas. The fuel is procured from Florida Gas Transmission.

The project generated 1,074,330MWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in October 1976.

Contractors Involved

Siemens Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for thermal power project. The project consists of 2 units of Reheat Tandem Compound, Extraction Type turbines, each with 863.3MW nameplate capacity.

Amec Foster Wheeler supplied steam boiler for the project.


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