Jack McDonough

5551 South Cobb Drive, Smyrna, GA 30080

Plant Summary Information

Jack McDonough is ranked #22 out of 11,249 power plants nationwide in terms of total annual net electricity generation.

Jack McDonough is comprised of 11 generators and generated 6.3 TWh during the 3-month period between December 2023 to March 2024.

Plant NameJack McDonough
Utility NameGeorgia Power Co
LocationCobb County, GA
Initial Operation DateMay 1971
Last Update Mar 2024
Annual Generation 19.3 TWh
Annual Consumption 133.3 M MMBtu
Ranked #22 out of 11,249 Power Plants Nationwide
Ranked #2 out of 2,188 Natural Gas Power Plants Nationwide
Ranked #2 out of 218 Georgia Power Plants
Ranked #1 out of 46 Georgia Natural Gas Power Plants
Fuel Types Natural Gas

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Jack McDonough Details

Summary Information
Plant NameJack McDonough (710)
Plant Address5551 South Cobb Drive Smyrna, GA 30080
UtilityGeorgia Power Co (7140)
Latitude, Longitude33.8239, -84.4758
Generation Dates on FileJan 2001 to Mar 2024
Initial Operation DateMay 1971
Annual Generation 19.3 TWh
Fuel Types Natural Gas
 
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Information
FERC Cogeneration StatusNo
FERC Small Power Producer StatusNo
FERC Exempt Wholesale Generator StatusNo
Regulatory Information
Regulatory StatusRegulated
NERC RegionSERC
Balancing AuthoritySouthern Company Services, Inc. - Trans (SOCO)
NAICS CodeUtilities (22)
Sector Electric Utility (1)
Water SourceChattahoochee River
Ash Impoundment No
Transmission / Distribution OwnerGeorgia Power Co (7140) GA
Grid Voltage 230.00 kV
Energy StorageNo
 
Natural Gas Information
Local Distribution Company (LDC)ATLANTA GAS LT CO
Pipeline Name SOUTHERN NATURAL GAS COMPANY
Natural Gas StorageNo

Generator 3A Details Operating May 1971

TechnologyNatural Gas Fired Combustion Turbine
Prime MoverCombustion Turbine
OwnershipSingle Owner
Nameplate Capacity41.8 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.9
Summer Capacity32 MW
Winter Capacity40 MW
Minimum Load32 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateMay 1971
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceNatural Gas / Distillate Fuel Oil
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full Load1H
Multiple FuelsYes
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasYes
Multifuel Details
Switch When OperatingYes
Net Summer Capacity With Natural Gas32 MW
Net Winter Capacity With Natural Gas40 MW
Net Summer Capacity With Oil32 MW
Net Winter Capacity With Oil40 MW
Time To Switch From Gas To Oil1H
Time To Switch From Oil To Gas1H
Factors That Limit SwitchingYes
Air Permit LimitsYes

Generator 3B Details Operating May 1971

TechnologyNatural Gas Fired Combustion Turbine
Prime MoverCombustion Turbine
OwnershipSingle Owner
Nameplate Capacity41.8 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.9
Summer Capacity32 MW
Winter Capacity40 MW
Minimum Load32 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateMay 1971
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceNatural Gas / Distillate Fuel Oil
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full Load1H
Multiple FuelsYes
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasYes
Multifuel Details
Switch When OperatingYes
Net Summer Capacity With Natural Gas32 MW
Net Winter Capacity With Natural Gas40 MW
Net Summer Capacity With Oil32 MW
Net Winter Capacity With Oil40 MW
Time To Switch From Gas To Oil1H
Time To Switch From Oil To Gas1H
Factors That Limit SwitchingYes
Air Permit LimitsYes

Generator 4 Details Operating December 2011

TechnologyNatural Gas Fired Combined Cycle
Prime MoverCombined Cycle Steam Part
Unit CodeG104
OwnershipSingle Owner
Duct BurnersYes
Nameplate Capacity369 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.9
Summer Capacity360 MW
Winter Capacity360 MW
Minimum Load209 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateDecember 2011
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceNatural Gas
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full Load12H
Multiple FuelsNo
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasNo

Generator CT4A Details Operating December 2011

TechnologyNatural Gas Fired Combined Cycle
Prime MoverCombined Cycle Combustion Turbine Part
Unit CodeG104
OwnershipSingle Owner
Can Bypass Heat Recovery Steam GeneratorNo
Nameplate Capacity276.3 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.85
Summer Capacity237.5 MW
Winter Capacity276.5 MW
Minimum Load150 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateDecember 2011
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceNatural Gas / Distillate Fuel Oil
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full Load12H
Multiple FuelsYes
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasYes
Multifuel Details
Switch When OperatingNo
Net Summer Capacity With Natural Gas223 MW
Net Winter Capacity With Natural Gas265 MW
Net Summer Capacity With Oil223 MW
Net Winter Capacity With Oil265 MW
Time To Switch From Gas To Oil1H
Time To Switch From Oil To Gas1H
Factors That Limit SwitchingYes
Air Permit LimitsYes

Generator CT4B Details Operating December 2011

TechnologyNatural Gas Fired Combined Cycle
Prime MoverCombined Cycle Combustion Turbine Part
Unit CodeG104
OwnershipSingle Owner
Can Bypass Heat Recovery Steam GeneratorNo
Nameplate Capacity276.3 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.85
Summer Capacity237.5 MW
Winter Capacity276.5 MW
Minimum Load150 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateDecember 2011
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceNatural Gas
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full Load12H
Multiple FuelsNo
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasNo

Generator 6 Details Operating October 2012

TechnologyNatural Gas Fired Combined Cycle
Prime MoverCombined Cycle Steam Part
Unit CodeG106
OwnershipSingle Owner
Duct BurnersYes
Nameplate Capacity369 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.9
Summer Capacity345 MW
Winter Capacity345 MW
Minimum Load209 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateOctober 2012
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceNatural Gas
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full Load12H
Multiple FuelsNo
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasNo

Generator 6ACT Details Operating October 2012

TechnologyNatural Gas Fired Combined Cycle
Prime MoverCombined Cycle Combustion Turbine Part
Unit CodeG106
OwnershipSingle Owner
Can Bypass Heat Recovery Steam GeneratorNo
Nameplate Capacity276.3 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.85
Summer Capacity233 MW
Winter Capacity274.5 MW
Minimum Load150 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateOctober 2012
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceNatural Gas
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full Load12H
Multiple FuelsNo
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasNo

Generator 6BCT Details Operating October 2012

TechnologyNatural Gas Fired Combined Cycle
Prime MoverCombined Cycle Combustion Turbine Part
Unit CodeG106
OwnershipSingle Owner
Can Bypass Heat Recovery Steam GeneratorNo
Nameplate Capacity276.3 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.85
Summer Capacity233 MW
Winter Capacity274.5 MW
Minimum Load150 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateOctober 2012
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceNatural Gas
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full Load12H
Multiple FuelsNo
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasNo

Generator 5 Details Operating April 2012

TechnologyNatural Gas Fired Combined Cycle
Prime MoverCombined Cycle Steam Part
Unit CodeG105
OwnershipSingle Owner
Duct BurnersYes
Nameplate Capacity369 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.9
Summer Capacity360 MW
Winter Capacity360 MW
Minimum Load209 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateApril 2012
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceNatural Gas
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full Load12H
Multiple FuelsNo
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasNo

Generator 5ACT Details Operating April 2012

TechnologyNatural Gas Fired Combined Cycle
Prime MoverCombined Cycle Combustion Turbine Part
Unit CodeG105
OwnershipSingle Owner
Can Bypass Heat Recovery Steam GeneratorNo
Nameplate Capacity276.3 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.85
Summer Capacity232.5 MW
Winter Capacity271 MW
Minimum Load150 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateApril 2012
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceNatural Gas / Distillate Fuel Oil
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full Load12H
Multiple FuelsYes
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasYes
Multifuel Details
Switch When OperatingNo
Net Summer Capacity With Natural Gas231.5 MW
Net Winter Capacity With Natural Gas269 MW
Net Summer Capacity With Oil231.5 MW
Net Winter Capacity With Oil269 MW
Time To Switch From Gas To Oil1H
Time To Switch From Oil To Gas1H
Factors That Limit SwitchingYes
Air Permit LimitsYes

Generator 5BCT Details Operating April 2012

TechnologyNatural Gas Fired Combined Cycle
Prime MoverCombined Cycle Combustion Turbine Part
Unit CodeG105
OwnershipSingle Owner
Can Bypass Heat Recovery Steam GeneratorNo
Nameplate Capacity276.3 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.85
Summer Capacity232.5 MW
Winter Capacity271 MW
Minimum Load150 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateApril 2012
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceNatural Gas
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full Load12H
Multiple FuelsNo
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasNo

Jack McDonough Plant Owners

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