James H Miller Jr

42050 Porter Road, Quinton, AL 35073

Plant Summary Information

James H Miller Jr is ranked #24 out of 11,249 power plants nationwide in terms of total annual net electricity generation.

James H Miller Jr is comprised of 4 generators and generated 5.2 TWh during the 3-month period between December 2023 to March 2024.

Plant NameJames H Miller Jr
Utility NameAlabama Power Co
LocationJefferson County, AL
Initial Operation DateOctober 1978
Last Update Mar 2024
Annual Generation 17.5 TWh
Annual Consumption 180.9 M MMBtu
Ranked #24 out of 11,249 Power Plants Nationwide
Ranked #1 out of 134 Subbituminous Coal Power Plants Nationwide
Ranked #2 out of 73 Alabama Power Plants
Ranked #1 out of 1 Alabama Subbituminous Coal Power Plants
Fuel Types Subbituminous Coal : 99.2% Natural Gas : 0.8%

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James H Miller Jr Details

Summary Information
Plant NameJames H Miller Jr (6002)
Plant Address42050 Porter Road Quinton, AL 35073
UtilityAlabama Power Co (195)
Latitude, Longitude33.6319, -87.0597
Generation Dates on FileJan 2001 to Mar 2024
Initial Operation DateOctober 1978
Annual Generation 17.5 TWh
Fuel Types Subbituminous Coal : 99.2% Natural Gas : 0.8%
 
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 SourceBlack Warrior River
Ash Impoundment Yes   Not Lined   Operating
Transmission / Distribution OwnerAlabama Power Co (195) AL
Grid Voltage 500.00 kV
Energy StorageNo
 
Natural Gas Information
Pipeline Name Alabama Gas Corp
Natural Gas StorageNo

Generator 1 Details Operating October 1978

TechnologyConventional Steam Coal
Prime MoverSteam Turbine
OwnershipJointly Owned
Nameplate Capacity705.5 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.85
Summer Capacity687.8 MW
Winter Capacity687.8 MW
Minimum Load300 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateOctober 1978
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceSubbituminous Coal
Startup SourceNatural Gas
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full LoadOVER
Pulverized Coal TechnologyYes
Subcritical TechnologyYes
Multiple FuelsNo

Generator 2 Details Operating May 1985

TechnologyConventional Steam Coal
Prime MoverSteam Turbine
OwnershipJointly Owned
Nameplate Capacity705.5 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.85
Summer Capacity692.7 MW
Winter Capacity692.7 MW
Minimum Load300 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateMay 1985
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceSubbituminous Coal
Startup SourceNatural Gas
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full LoadOVER
Pulverized Coal TechnologyYes
Subcritical TechnologyYes
Multiple FuelsNo

Generator 3 Details Operating May 1989

TechnologyConventional Steam Coal
Prime MoverSteam Turbine
OwnershipSingle Owner
Nameplate Capacity705.5 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.85
Summer Capacity693 MW
Winter Capacity693 MW
Minimum Load300 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateMay 1989
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceSubbituminous Coal
Startup SourceNatural Gas
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full LoadOVER
Pulverized Coal TechnologyYes
Subcritical TechnologyYes
Multiple FuelsNo

Generator 4 Details Operating March 1991

TechnologyConventional Steam Coal
Prime MoverSteam Turbine
OwnershipSingle Owner
Nameplate Capacity705.5 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.85
Summer Capacity704 MW
Winter Capacity704 MW
Minimum Load300 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateMarch 1991
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameElectric Utility (1)
Energy SourceSubbituminous Coal
Startup SourceNatural Gas
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full LoadOVER
Pulverized Coal TechnologyYes
Subcritical TechnologyYes
Multiple FuelsNo

James H Miller Jr Plant Owners

Owner NameAddressGeneratorOwnership
PowerSouth Energy Cooperative2027 E Three Notch St, Andalusia, AL 36421Generator 18.16%
Alabama Power Co600 North 18th Street, Birmingham, AL 35291Generator 191.84%
PowerSouth Energy Cooperative2027 E Three Notch St, Andalusia, AL 36421Generator 28.16%
Alabama Power Co600 North 18th Street, Birmingham, AL 35291Generator 291.84%

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