Centralia Coal Fired Power Plant is a 1,459.8MW coal fired power project. It is located in Washington, 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 December 1972. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by TransAlta Centralia Generation with a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant that is used for Baseload. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is refined coal. In case of shortage of refined coal the plant can also run on Distillate Fuel Oil. The fuel is procured from Powder River Basin.

The project generated 6,128,909MWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in December 1972.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Puget Sound Energy under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

GE Power supplied steam boiler for the project.

GE Power supplied steam boiler for the project.

GE Power supplied steam boiler for the project.

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