Big Sandy Unit 1 Rebuilt Project is a 268MW gas fired power project. It is located in Kentucky, 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 May 2016. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Kentucky Power.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant.

The project cost is $377.566m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in May 2016.

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About Kentucky Power

Kentucky Power Co (KPCo) carries out the generation, transmission, purchase, sale and distribution of electricity. It provides electricity to a large retail customer base across the counties in eastern Kentucky. The company maintains administrative, regulatory, customer service, and external affairs offices in Frankfort. Its distribution operations are based in Ashland with service centers in Pikeville and Hazard and area offices in Paintsville and Whitesburg. KPCo has an extensive network of overhead power distribution lines and transmission lines. The major industries served include petroleum refining, coal mining and chemical production. KPCo is headquartered in Frankfort, Kentucky, the US.


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