Faribault Combined Cycle Power Plant is a 300MW dual-fuel fired power project. It is located in Minnesota, 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 April 2005. Buy the profile here.

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Description

The project is developed and owned by Minnesota Municipal Power Agency.

It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is natural gas. In case of shortage of natural gas the plant can also run on Fuel Oil. The fuel is procured from 3811 Albert Lea C Line.

The project generated 306,599MWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in April 2005.

Contractors involved

GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Dual-Fuel fired project. The company provided 1 unit of 7F.04 gas turbine.

GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Dual-Fuel fired project. The company provided 1 unit of A10 steam turbine with 117MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the project.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the project.

John Cockerill Group supplied steam boiler for the project.

John Cockerill Group supplied steam boiler for the project.

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About Minnesota Municipal Power Agency

Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (MMPA) is a member-owned electric utility services provider. It generates and procures electricity and supplies that to its members. The agency produces power from hydro, wind, biomass and natural gas sources. MMPA trades electricity with other utilities, energy traders and the Midcontinent Independent System Operator. It also promotes energy conservation at home and business by providing rebates on energy-efficient lighting, consumer appliances, and other, and technical know-how. Through long-term power sales contracts, the agency sells electricity to its members in Anoka, Buffalo, Shakopee, Elk River, Chaska, Arlington, Olivia, East Grand Forks, Brownton, Le Sueur, North St. Paul and Winthrop cities. MMPA is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the US.

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.