Cape Canaveral power station

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Cape Canaveral power station is an operating power station of at least 1295-megawatts (MW) in Cocoa, Brevard, Florida, United States.


Location

Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Cape Canaveral power station Cocoa, Brevard, Florida, United States 28.4698, -80.7644 (exact)[1]

The map below shows the exact location of the power station.

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit PCC: 28.4698, -80.7644


Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit PCC operating[1] gas, fuel oil[2] 1295 MW[1] combined cycle[1] no[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 Parent
Unit PCC Florida Power & Light Co NextEra Energy Inc



Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "U.S. Energy Information Administration, Preliminary Monthly Electric Generator Inventory (November 2019)". Archived from the original on June 12, 2020. Retrieved September 10, 2021.
  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.

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