Fluor to build 540MW gas-fired power plant in the US

15 November 2011 (Last Updated November 15th, 2011 18:30)

Fluor Corporation has received consent from the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA) to build a new 540MW natural gas-fired power plant in Texas, US.

Fluor Corporation has received consent from the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA) to build a new 540MW natural gas-fired power plant in Texas, US.

LCRA's Ferguson Replacement Project, received permits from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and the US Environmental Protection Agency.

Fluor will be responsible for the engineering, procurement and construction services of the project, which is currently under way.

The design for the plant incorporates new technology, including environmental controls.