Saranac (United States)
The Saranac facility is a natural gas-fueled cogeneration project in Plattsburgh, New York.
Saranac’s net capacity is approximately 240 megawatts. Saranac has an agreement
to sell electricity to the New York Independent System Operator through EDF Trading North America, LLC and steam to
Georgia-Pacific Corporation. The project also sells natural gas transportation
to New York State Electric Gas Corporation and Georgia-Pacific Corporation through its wholly owned North Country Gas Pipeline. Saranac is strategically connected, via the 22-mile North Country Gas Pipeline, to TransCanada's gas transportation network.
Since commencing commercial operation in 1994, Saranac has demonstrated availability in excess of 95 percent.
The Saranac facility is owned by CE Generation, LLC and is operated by Falcon Power Operating Company, an indirect subsidiary of CE Generation.
Plattsburgh, New York, U.S.
Date of Commercial Operation:
Approximately 240 net megawatts
EDF Trading North America, LLC
Shell Canada (now Coral Energy) is the main supplier
Two gas turbine generators (General Electric)
One steam turbine generator (General Electric)