Beaver Valley

Route 168, Shippingport, PA 15077

Plant Summary Information

Beaver Valley is ranked #36 out of 11,265 power plants nationwide in terms of total annual net electricity generation.

Beaver Valley is comprised of 2 generators and generated 4.9 TWh during the 3-month period between January 2024 to April 2024.

Plant NameBeaver Valley
Utility NameEnergy Harbor Nuclear Generation LLC
LocationBeaver County, PA
Initial Operation DateSeptember 1976
Last Update Apr 2024
Annual Generation 15.9 TWh
Annual Consumption 166.5 M MMBtu
Ranked #36 out of 11,265 Power Plants Nationwide
Ranked #28 out of 54 Nuclear Power Plants Nationwide
Ranked #4 out of 224 Pennsylvania Power Plants
Ranked #4 out of 4 Pennsylvania Nuclear Power Plants
Fuel Types Nuclear
Previous Operator FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (2013 to 2019)
Energy Harbor Nuclear Generation LLC (2020 to 2023)

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Monthly Net Generation for Beaver Valley

Beaver Valley Details

Summary Information
Plant NameBeaver Valley (6040)
Plant AddressRoute 168 Shippingport, PA 15077
UtilityEnergy Harbor Nuclear Generation LLC (64225)
Latitude, Longitude40.6219, -80.4336
Generation Dates on FileJan 2001 to Apr 2024
Initial Operation DateSeptember 1976
Annual Generation 15.9 TWh
Fuel Types Nuclear
 
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Information
FERC Cogeneration StatusNo
FERC Small Power Producer StatusNo
FERC Exempt Wholesale Generator StatusNo
Regulatory Information
Regulatory StatusNon-Regulated
NERC RegionRFC
Balancing AuthorityPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)
NAICS CodeUtilities (22)
Sector IPP Non-CHP (2)
Water SourceOhio River
Ash Impoundment No
Transmission / Distribution OwnerDuquesne Light Co (5487) PA
Grid Voltage 345.00 kV
Energy StorageNo

Generator 1 Details Operating September 1976

TechnologyNuclear
Prime MoverSteam Turbine
OwnershipSingle Owner
Nameplate Capacity923.4 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.954
Summer Capacity907 MW
Winter Capacity939 MW
Minimum Load94 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateSeptember 1976
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameIPP Non-CHP (2)
Energy SourceNuclear
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Carbon Capture TechnologyNo
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full LoadOVER
Other Planned ModificationsNo
Multiple FuelsNo
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasNo

Generator 2 Details Operating November 1987

TechnologyNuclear
Prime MoverSteam Turbine
OwnershipSingle Owner
Nameplate Capacity923.4 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.954
Summer Capacity901 MW
Winter Capacity933 MW
Minimum Load93 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateNovember 1987
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameIPP Non-CHP (2)
Energy SourceNuclear
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Carbon Capture TechnologyNo
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full LoadOVER
Other Planned ModificationsNo
Multiple FuelsNo
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasNo

Beaver Valley Plant Owners

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