Effingham County Power Project

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Effingham County Power Project is a 597-megawatt (MW) natural gas power station in the state of Georgia, United States.


The map below shows the exact location of the power station in Rincon, United States.

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Project Details

  • Owner: Effingham County Power, LLC [100%][1]
  • Parent: Carlyle Group [100%][2]
  • Location: Rincon, Effingham, Georgia, United States
  • Coordinates: 32.2773, -81.2844 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 597 MW
    • Unit CC01: Natural gas[3] combined cycle[3], 597 MW[3] (start-up in 2003)[3]


The private equity firm Carlyle Group acquired Effingham County Power in December of 2014.[4] More information about this deal can be found on GEM's "Carlyle's Private Equity Investments" Wiki page.

Articles and Resources


  1. "U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-860 detailed data with previous form data (EIA-860A/860B), 2018". Archived from the original on November 16, 2019. Retrieved September 10, 2021.
  2. "www.carlyle.com/our-business/portfolio-investments?search=&alphabet=All&location=1811&industry=46&status=111&fund_type=All". Archived from the original on September 21, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 "U.S. Energy Information Administration, Preliminary Monthly Electric Generator Inventory (November 2019)". Archived from the original on June 12, 2020. Retrieved September 10, 2021.
  4. "The Carlyle Group Completes Acquisition of Power Generation Portfolio in Georgia | Carlyle". www.carlyle.com. Retrieved 2022-05-24.