Baconton power plant

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Baconton power plant is an operating power station of at least 244-megawatts (MW) in Baconton, Mitchell, Georgia, United States.

Location

Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Baconton power plant Baconton, Mitchell, Georgia, United States 31.3869, -84.08 (exact)[1]

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit CT1, Unit CT4, Unit CT5, Unit CT6: 31.3869, -84.08

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit CT1 operating[1] fossil gas - natural gas, fossil liquids - fuel oil[2] 61[1] gas turbine[1] 2000[1]
Unit CT4 operating[1] fossil gas - natural gas, fossil liquids - fuel oil[2] 61[1] gas turbine[1] 2000[1]
Unit CT5 operating[1] fossil gas - natural gas, fossil liquids - fuel oil[2] 61[1] gas turbine[1] 2000[1]
Unit CT6 operating[1] fossil gas - natural gas, fossil liquids - fuel oil[2] 61[1] gas turbine[1] 2000[1]

CHP is an abbreviation for Combined Heat and Power. It is a technology that produces electricity and thermal energy at high efficiencies. Coal units track this information in the Captive Use section when known.

Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details

Unit name Owner
Unit CT1 Tejas Power Generation LLC [35.0%], Sowega Energy Resources LLC [65.0%]
Unit CT4 Tejas Power Generation LLC [35.0%], Sowega Energy Resources LLC [65.0%]
Unit CT5 Tejas Power Generation LLC [35.0%], Sowega Energy Resources LLC [65.0%]
Unit CT6 Tejas Power Generation LLC [35.0%], Sowega Energy Resources LLC [65.0%]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 https://web.archive.org/web/20200612191408/https://www.eia.gov/electricity/data/eia860m/archive/xls/november_generator2019.xlsx. Archived from the original on 12 June 2020. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 https://web.archive.org/web/20211122185052/https://www.eia.gov/electricity/data/eia860m/archive/xls/july_generator2021.xlsx. Archived from the original on 22 November 2021. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)

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