Elmore geothermal project

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Other names: J J Elmore geothermal plant

Elmore geothermal project is a 46 MW operating geothermal power plant in Imperial County, California, United States.

Project Details

Table 1: Unit-level project details for Elmore geothermal project

Unit Name Status Commissioning Year Nameplate Capacity Type Owner Operator
1 Operating[1] 1988[1] 46 MW[1] Flash steam - double[2] CalEnergy Operating CORP[1] CalEnergy Operating CORP[1]


Table 2: Unit-level location details for Elmore geothermal project

Unit Name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
1 Imperial County, California, United States[1] 33.1777, -115.6033 (exact)[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 "Preliminary Monthly Electric Generator Inventory". US Energy Information Administration. 44655. Archived from the original on 44655. Retrieved 44655. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |access-date=, |date=, and |archive-date= (help)
  2. "GEOTHERMAL ELECTRIC POWER PRODUCTION IN THE UNITED STATES: A SURVEY AND UPDATE FOR 1995-1999" (PDF). International Geothermal Association. Archived from the original (PDF) on May 11, 2022. Retrieved July 13, 2022.