Comanche Peak

Farm to Market Road 56, Glen Rose, TX 76043

Plant Summary Information

Comanche Peak is ranked #16 out of 11,249 power plants nationwide in terms of total annual net electricity generation.

Comanche Peak is comprised of 2 generators and generated 6.8 TWh during the 3-month period between December 2023 to March 2024.

Plant NameComanche Peak
Utility NameLuminant Generation Company LLC
LocationSomervell County, TX
Initial Operation DateAugust 1990
Last Update Mar 2024
Annual Generation 20.5 TWh
Annual Consumption 213.8 M MMBtu
Ranked #16 out of 11,249 Power Plants Nationwide
Ranked #14 out of 54 Nuclear Power Plants Nationwide
Ranked #2 out of 721 Texas Power Plants
Ranked #2 out of 2 Texas Nuclear Power Plants
Fuel Types Nuclear

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Monthly Net Generation for Comanche Peak

Comanche Peak Details

Summary Information
Plant NameComanche Peak (6145)
Plant AddressFarm to Market Road 56 Glen Rose, TX 76043
UtilityLuminant Generation Company LLC (55983)
Latitude, Longitude32.29837, -97.78552
Generation Dates on FileJan 2001 to Mar 2024
Initial Operation DateAugust 1990
Annual Generation 20.5 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 RegionTRE
Balancing AuthorityElectric Reliability Council of Texas, Inc. (ERCO)
NAICS CodeUtilities (22)
Sector IPP Non-CHP (2)
Water SourceSquaw Creek
Ash Impoundment No
Transmission / Distribution OwnerOncor Electric Delivery Company LLC (44372) TX
Grid Voltage 345.00 kV
Energy StorageNo

Generator 1 Details Operating August 1990

TechnologyNuclear
Prime MoverSteam Turbine
OwnershipWholly Owned by Other Entity
Nameplate Capacity1215 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.9
Summer Capacity1205 MW
Winter Capacity1235 MW
Minimum Load1112 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateAugust 1990
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
Multiple FuelsNo

Generator 2 Details Operating April 1993

TechnologyNuclear
Prime MoverSteam Turbine
OwnershipWholly Owned by Other Entity
Nameplate Capacity1215 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.9
Summer Capacity1195 MW
Winter Capacity1225 MW
Minimum Load1103 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateApril 1993
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
Multiple FuelsNo

Comanche Peak Plant Owners

Owner NameAddressGeneratorOwnership
Comanche Peak Power Co, LLC6555 Sierra Dr, Irving, TX 75039Generator 1100.00%
Comanche Peak Power Co, LLC6555 Sierra Dr, Irving, TX 75039Generator 2100.00%

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