The Pinon Generating Station is 292.6MW gas fired power project. It is planned in New Mexico, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2025 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2026. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by PNM and Tucson Electric Power. The owners have 50% stake in the project respectively.

It is a Gas Turbine power plant that will be used for Peakload.

The project cost is expected to be around $405.895m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2025. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2026.

Contractors involved

ProEnergy Services is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the gas fired power project.

GE Power will be the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company is expected to provide 7 units of LM6000PC gas turbines, each with 41.8MW nameplate capacity.

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About PNM

PNM (PNM) is an electric utility company that distributes electricity. The company offers services such as online bill payment, disconnect and reconnect services, payment assistance, surge protection, power outage reporting, power restoration, rebates and incentives, electrical safety, energy efficiency, energy conservation, energy saving tips, meter reading, wiring services and capital credits. The company also provides energy assistance, upgrades service, tree trimming, new construction, and home weatherization assistance services, among others. PNM owns and operates a network of transmission and distribution lines and substations. The company serves residential, commercial and industrial customers in Greater Albuquerque, Rio Rancho, Los Lunas and Belen, Santa Fe, Las Vegas, Alamogordo, Ruidoso, Silver City, Deming, Bayard, Lordsburg, Clayton, Tesuque, Cochiti, Santo Domingo, San Felipe, Santa Ana, Sandia, Isleta and Laguna Pueblos. PNM is headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the US.

About Tucson Electric Power

Tucson Electric Power Company (TEP), a subsidiary of Fortis Inc is a power generation company that generates, distributes and transmits electricity. The company offers services such as electricity supplying and distribution, power generation, and incentive programs to help them reduce their energy costs. It also offers electric service for new construction installations, increases or relocations, or request removal of electrical facilities. TEP provides its services through traditional resources and green power projects. TEP also performs renewable energy programs for creating awareness for usage of solar energy such as residential solar program, GoSolar Home, GoSolar Shares and solar electric photovoltaic. The company offers its services residential and commercial customers across the US. TEP is headquartered in Tucson, Arizona, the US.


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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.