Big Cajun II Generating Station is a 1,276.9MW coal fired power project. It is located in Louisiana, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in July 1981. Buy the profile here.

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Description

Cleco Corporate Holdings, Entergy Louisiana and Entergy Texas are currently owning the project.

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 fuel is procured from Powder River Basin.

The thermal power project consists of 1 turbines each with 657.9 MW nameplate capacity and 1 turbines each with 619 MW nameplate capacity respectively.

Development status

The project got commissioned in July 1981.

Contractors involved

Riley Power supplied steam boiler for the Big Cajun II Generating Station (Big Cajun II Generating Station Unit I).

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises supplied steam boiler for the Big Cajun II Generating Station (Big Cajun II Generating Station Unit II).

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This content was updated on 14 May 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.