Cordova (United States)
Generation, Natural Gas-fueled
The Cordova Energy Center, located in Illinois, is a natural gas-fueled combined-cycle generation plant owned by Cordova Energy Company LLC., an indirect subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Energy.
The facility’s net capacity is approximately 551 megawatts. Cordova Energy Center has contracted to sell its output to Constellation Energy Commodities Group. Although the Constellation Group has the right to purchase all of the plant's capacity and energy until December 2019, Cordova Energy Center retains the option to sell 50 percent of its output to other marketers.
The Cordova facility is owned by Cordova Energy Company LLC., an indirect subsidiary of BHE Renewables, LLC, and is operated by CalEnergy Generation Operating Company.
Cordova, Illinois, U.S.
Date of Commercial Operation:
Approximately 551 net megawatts
Two gas turbine generators (Siemens Westinghouse)
One steam turbine generator (Toshiba)
Two heat-recovery steam generators (Deltak)