Rockport Power Plant is a 2,600MW coal fired power project. It is located in Indiana, 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 1984. Buy the profile here.

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Description

The project is co-owned by AEP Generating and Indiana Michigan Power, with their respective ownership stake of 50% each.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is subbituminous. In case of shortage of subbituminous the plant can also run on Bituminous. The fuel is procured from Powder River Basin.

The project generated 11,877,396MWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in December 1984.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Kentucky Power under a power purchase agreement with a contracted capacity is 390MW.

Contractors involved

Rockport Power Plant (Rockport Power Plant Unit I) is equipped with GE Power steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine with 1,300MW nameplate capacity.

Rockport Power Plant (Rockport Power Plant Unit II) is equipped with GE Power steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine with 1,300MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the Rockport Power Plant (Rockport Power Plant Unit I).

GE Power supplied electric generator for the Rockport Power Plant (Rockport Power Plant Unit I).

GE Power supplied electric generator for the Rockport Power Plant (Rockport Power Plant Unit II).

GE Power supplied electric generator for the Rockport Power Plant (Rockport Power Plant Unit II).

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises supplied steam boiler for the project.

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises supplied steam boiler for the project.

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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.