Plum Point Energy Station is a 665MW coal fired power project. It is located in Arkansas, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in September 2010.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 665 665 Active Arkansas, the US Black & Veatch Holding


The project was developed by Black & Veatch Holding. Plum Point Energy Associates, Missouri Joint Municipal Electric Utility Commission, East Texas Electric Cooperative and Liberty Utilities (Canada) are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 62.85%, 22.11%, 7.52% and 7.52% respectively.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is subbituminous. In case of shortage of subbituminous the plant can also run on Distillate Fuel Oil.

The project generated 3,626,619MWh of electricity. The project cost is $1,410.046m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in September 2010.

Power Purchase Agreement

Cooperative Energy, Missouri Joint Municipal Electric Utility Commission, Municipal Energy Agency Of Mississippi and The Empire District Electric are the power offtakers from the project.

Contractors Involved

Black & Veatch Holding, Gilbert Central and Zachry Construction were selected to render EPC services for the coal fired power project.

Toshiba Energy Systems and Solutions was selected as the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project. The company provided 1 steam turbine with 665MW nameplate capacity.

Toshiba Energy Systems and Solutions supplied electric generator for the project.

IHI supplied steam boiler for the project.

About Black & Veatch Holding

Black & Veatch Holding Co (Black & Veatch) operates as an engineering, consulting and construction company that offers infrastructure solutions. The company’s services include asset management, consulting, data analytics, advisory services, design build, operations, physical and cyber security, program, and construction management. It caters to banking and finance, data centers, governments, mining, oil & gas, power, smart cities, telecommunications, and water sectors. Black & Veatch’s projects comprise Jamnagar Export Refinery, Sasan Ultra Mega Power Project, Samalkot Combined Cycle, and Mangla Dam Raising. The company has an operational presence across the Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, Europe, and the Americas. Black & Veatch is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas, the US.


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