Astoria generating station

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Astoria generating station is a 943-megawatt (MW) fuel oil and natural gas power station in the state of New York, United States.

Location

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Project Details

  • Owner: US Power Generating Company LLC [100%][1]
  • Parent: ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC [100%][2][3]
  • Location: Astoria, Queens, New York, United States
  • Coordinates: 40.7877, -73.9126 (exact)[4]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 943 MW
    • Unit ST5: Natural gas and fuel oil[5] steam turbine[4], 387 MW[4] (start-up in 1962)[4]
    • Unit 3: Natural gas and fuel oil[5] steam turbine[4], 376 MW[4] (start-up in 1958)[4]
    • Unit 2: Natural gas[4] steam turbine[4], 180 MW[4] (start-up in 1954)[4]
  • Gross generating capacity (mothballed): 387 MW
    • Unit 4: Natural gas and fuel oil[5] steam turbine[4], 387 MW[4] (start-up in 1961)[4]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. "U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-860 detailed data with previous form data (EIA-860A/860B), 2020". Archived from the original on April 18, 2021. Retrieved October 13, 2021.
  2. "www.easterngeneration.com/2016/03/28/eastern-generation-announces-us-power-generating-company-now-subsidiary/". Archived from the original on September 17, 2021.
  3. "Eastern Generation - Portfolio". Archived from the original on November 1, 2021. Retrieved January 20, 2022.
  4. 4.00 4.01 4.02 4.03 4.04 4.05 4.06 4.07 4.08 4.09 4.10 4.11 4.12 4.13 "U.S. Energy Information Administration, Preliminary Monthly Electric Generator Inventory (November 2019)". Archived from the original on June 12, 2020. Retrieved September 10, 2021.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 "U.S. Energy Information Administration, Preliminary Monthly Electric Generator Inventory (July 2021)". Archived from the original on November 22, 2021. Retrieved October 13, 2021.