Blue Water Energy Center is a 1,267.4MW gas fired power project. It is located in Michigan, 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. The project construction commenced in 2019 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in June 2022. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by DTE Electric. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant.

The project cost is $1,000m.

The Gas fired project consists of 2 gas turbines, each with 394.4MW nameplate capacity.

The Gas fired project consists of 1 steam turbine with 478.6MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 2019 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in June 2022.

Contractors involved

Kiewit was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the gas fired power project.

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About DTE Electric

DTE Electric Company (DTE Electric), formerly Detroit Edison Company is an electric utility. It is one of the largest electric utilities in Michigan state. The company carries out the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity. DTE Electric supplies electricity to over 2.1 million customers in southeastern Michigan. The company uses coal, natural gas, nuclear fuel, renewable sources and pumped storage (hydro) to generate electricity. DTE Electric has 11,084 MW capacity. It operates Fermi 2 nuclear power plant, which generates about 1.1 million kW electricity and accounts for 30% of Michigan's total nuclear generation capacity. The company generates and purchases electricity, and sells it to the residential, commercial and industrial customers throughout southeastern Michigan. The company is an operating subsidiary of DTE Energy Company. DTE Electric is headquartered in Michigan, Detroit, the US


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