Lao Energy System Power Plant is a 589.5MW gas fired power project. It is located in Louisiana, 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 June 1958. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Dow Chemical.

It is a CCGT with Cogen power plant. The fuel is procured from Texaco Digco Monterey LIG Bridgeline.

The project generated 1,845,768MWh of electricity.

The thermal power project consists of 1 turbines each with 57 MW nameplate capacity, 1 turbines each with 88 MW nameplate capacity, 1 turbines each with 90 MW nameplate capacity, 3 turbines each with 76.5 MW nameplate capacity and 1 turbines each with 125 MW nameplate capacity respectively.

Development status

The project got commissioned in June 1958.

Contractors involved

Henry Vogt Machine supplied steam boiler for the project.

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