Big Sandy Peaker Power Plant is a 353.4MW gas fired power project. It is located in West Virginia, 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 a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in July 2001. Buy the profile here.

Smarter leaders trust GlobalData


Data Insights Big Sandy Peaker Power Plant

Buy the Profile

Data Insights

The gold standard of business intelligence.

Find out more


The project is currently owned by Middle River Power.

It is a Gas Turbine power plant that is used for Peakload.

The project generated 73,606MWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in July 2001.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to PJM Interconnection under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

Mitsubishi Power Aero was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 6 units of FT8 Twin Pac gas turbines, each with 58.9MW nameplate capacity.

Mitsubishi Power Aero supplied electric generator for the project.

For more details on Big Sandy Peaker Power Plant, buy the profile here.

This content was updated on 14 May 2024

Data Insights


The gold standard of business intelligence.

Blending expert knowledge with cutting-edge technology, GlobalData’s unrivalled proprietary data will enable you to decode what’s happening in your market. You can make better informed decisions and gain a future-proof advantage over your competitors.


GlobalData, the leading provider of industry intelligence, provided the underlying research used to produce this article.

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.