St. Paul Cogeneration Facility is a 25MW biopower project. It is located in Minnesota, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2003.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 25 25 Active Minnesota, the US Cinergy Solutions


The project was developed by Cinergy Solutions and is currently owned by DTE Energy Services.

Wood waste which is a kind of wood by-product is used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 2003.

Power Purchase Agreement

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

Contractors Involved

GE Power was selected as the steam turbine supplier for the project. The company provided 1 turbine with 25MW nameplate capacity.

Sumitomo SHI FW Energia supplied steam boiler for the project.

About Cinergy Solutions

Cinergy Solutions Inc. (Cinergy Solutions) is an affiliate of Cinergy Corporation, principally focuses on co-generation and energy outsourcing. The company offers a complete range of energy solutions ranging from on-site generation and energy conservation to renewable energy supplies and maintenance of high-voltage electric and gas infrastructure. The solutions provided by the company helps its client in reduction of energy demand through energy efficiency. The key client for the company include large energy consumers, municipalities and industrial facilities including Kodak, Procter & Gamble, General Motors and BP. Through its affiliates, Cinergy Solutions also provides energy conservation and construction, operations and maintenance for gas pipelines as well as high- and medium-voltage transmission and distribution systems. Cinergy Solutions currently has 20 projects in operation or under construction in 15 states. The company’s team has extensive experience in energy and utility supply; electric and gas infrastructure, transmission and distribution; and energy efficiency and facility performance enhancement. The company is headquartered at Cincinnati in Ohio, the US.


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