FPL Commissions Newest Natural Gas-Fired Power Plant

first_img Facebook Twitter FPL Commissions Newest Natural Gas-Fired Power Plant By chloecox – TAGSFPL Facebook GasCombined CycleNew Projects FPL invested approximately $1.2 billion to build the Port Everglades plant, which officially bean commercial operation on April 1. The Port Everglades plant replaces a 1960s-era, oil-fired power plant that was demolished in mid-2013. The plant entered service two months early and is under budget, and is expected to provide FPL customers with $400 million during the 30-year life of the facility. It is the third of similar plants, following commissioning of the Riviera Beach and Cape Canaveral Next Generation Clean Energy Centers. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twittercenter_img Mississippi Power cutting stakes in coal-fired, gas-fired stations to reduce excess MW, emissions Florida Power & Light Co. (FPL) commissioned its natural gas-fired Port Everglades Next Generation Clean Energy Center, the third in a series of such facilities. Previous articleCompanies to Collaborate on Advanced Natural Gas Turbine TechnologyNext articleGE Renewable Energy Wins $9M in Service Deals chloecox Linkedin Linkedin Venture Global LNG adds Zachry to EPC team for Gulf export terminal construction 4.11.2016 Vietnam: scaling back coal-fired plans toward gas, renewables No posts to displaylast_img