CCGT Plants in Hawaii
Campbell Industrial Park
Location: HI
Operator: Hawaiian Electric Co Ltd
Configuration: 110-MW SGT6-3000E gas turbine
Operation: 2009
Fuel: diesel oil, biodiesel
T/G supplier: GE
Quick facts: This new GT plant cost $193mn. In Jan 2010, HECO signed a 2yr contract with Renewable Energy Group to supply 3-7mn gal of biodiesel for the new machine.

Photograph courtesy of Hawaiian Electric Co
Posted 10 Jan 2010

Kalaeloa
Location: HI
Operator: Alstom Power for Kalaeloa Partners
Configuration: 199-MW, 2+1 CCGT with GT11N gas turbines
Operation: 1990-1991
Fuel: fuel oil
HRSG supplier: Deltak
T/G supplier: ABB
EPC: Southern Engineering Intl, ABB
Quick facts: This cogen plant produces high- and low-pressure steam. Typically, some of the steam is used to generate electricity, and the rest is sent to the adjacent Tesoro oil refinery. For a time, these were the only machines of their type using heavy fuel oil.

Photograph courtesy of Alstom Power Inc
Posted 18 Apr 2005

Keahole
Location: HI
Operator: Hawaii Electric Light Co
Configuration: 60-MW, 2+1 CCGT with LM2500 gas turbines, 1 X 18.5 MWE GT35 gas turbine, 1 X 17.5 LM2500 gas turbine, 1 X 22.5 MW LM2500 gas turbine
Operation: 1988-2009
Fuel: diesel oil
HRSG supplier: IST
T/G supplier: GE, Siemens, Stewart & Stevenson, ABB Stal, Asea, Brush, Elin
EPC: Black & Veatch, Stewart & Stevenson, Performance Mechanical Inc, American Electric, Isemoto Contracting
Quick facts: At completion,this was the largest power plant on the Big Island and also houses four 2.5-MW diesel gensets. Completion of the CCGT block was delayed for some years by a fall-off in load growth. The HRSG and steam-set installation cost $92mn and went commercial in Jun 2009.

Photograph courtesy of Hawaiian Electric Co
Posted 10 Jan 2010

Maalaea
Location: HI
Operator: Maui Electric Co Ltd
Configuration: Two 58-MW, 2+1 CCGT blocks with LM2500 gas turbines
Operation: 1992-2006
Fuel: diesel oil
HRSG supplier: Zurn, IST
T/G supplier: GE, IHI, ABB, MHI, Meidensha
EPC: S&W, F&R, Kiewit
Quick facts: This is the largest power plant on Maui and also has about 70 MW of installed diesel engine capacity. The Sep 2006 completion of the 18-MW steam set for the second CCGT block completed the Maalaea plant build-out.

Photograph courtesy of Maui Electric Co Ltd
Posted 16 Sep 2006

Hamakua
Location: HI
Operator: Black River Energy LLC
Configuration: 63-MW, 2+1 CCGT with LM2500 gas turbines
Operation: 2000
Fuel: naptha
HRSG supplier: Aalborg
T/G supplier: GE
EPC: J A Jones, Burns & McDonnell
Quick facts: This plant was built at the site of the former Hamakua Sugar Co mill in Haina by a 50:50 joint venture of JA Jones Ventures and TECO Power Services Corp. The output can account for as much as one-third of the Big Islandís total demand. Hamakua is one of the few US plants burning naptha on a sustained basis. Power is sold to Hawaii Electric Light.

Photograph courtesy of Energy Investors Funds Group LLC
Posted 6 Nov 2005

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 10-Jul-2013

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