PSEG Salem Generating Station

P O Box 236 End of Buttonwood, Hancocks Bridge, NJ 8038

Plant Summary Information

PSEG Salem Generating Station is ranked #19 out of 11,249 power plants nationwide in terms of total annual net electricity generation.

PSEG Salem Generating Station is comprised of 3 generators and generated 6.8 TWh during the 3-month period between December 2023 to March 2024.

Plant NamePSEG Salem Generating Station
Utility NamePSEG Nuclear LLC
LocationSalem County, NJ
Initial Operation DateJune 1971
Last Update Mar 2024
Annual Generation 20.2 TWh
Annual Consumption 210.5 M MMBtu
Ranked #19 out of 11,249 Power Plants Nationwide
Ranked #17 out of 54 Nuclear Power Plants Nationwide
Ranked #1 out of 344 New Jersey Power Plants
Ranked #1 out of 2 New Jersey Nuclear Power Plants
Fuel Types Nuclear

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Monthly Net Generation for PSEG Salem Generating Station

PSEG Salem Generating Station Details

Summary Information
Plant NamePSEG Salem Generating Station (2410)
Plant AddressP O Box 236 End of Buttonwood Hancocks Bridge, NJ 8038
UtilityPSEG Nuclear LLC (15478)
Latitude, Longitude39.4625, -75.5358
Generation Dates on FileJan 2001 to Mar 2024
Initial Operation DateJune 1971
Annual Generation 20.2 TWh
Fuel Types Nuclear
 
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Information
FERC Cogeneration StatusNo
FERC Small Power Producer StatusNo
FERC Exempt Wholesale Generator StatusYes
FERC Exempt Wholesale Generator Docket Number00-002-000
Regulatory Information
Regulatory StatusNon-Regulated
NERC RegionRFC
Balancing AuthorityPJM Interconnection, LLC (PJM)
NAICS CodeUtilities (22)
Sector IPP Non-CHP (2)
Water SourceDelaware River
Ash Impoundment No
Transmission / Distribution OwnerPublic Service Elec & Gas Co (15477) NJ
Grid Voltage 500.00 kV
Energy StorageNo

Generator 3 Details Standby June 1971

TechnologyPetroleum Liquids
Prime MoverCombustion Turbine
OwnershipJointly Owned
RTO ISO LMP Node Designation50488
RTO ISO Location Designation For Reporting Wholesale Sales DataSALEM 13 KV
Nameplate Capacity41.8 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.9
Summer Capacity38.4 MW
Winter Capacity38.4 MW
Minimum Load38 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusStandby
Synchronized To Transmission GridNo
First Operation DateJune 1971
Combined Heat & Power No
Sector NameIPP Non-CHP (2)
Energy SourceDistillate Fuel Oil
Solid Fuel Gasification No
Carbon Capture TechnologyNo
Time From Cold Shutdown To Full Load10M
Multiple FuelsNo
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasNo

Generator 1 Details Operating June 1977

TechnologyNuclear
Prime MoverSteam Turbine
OwnershipJointly Owned
RTO ISO LMP Node Designation50489
RTO ISO Location Designation For Reporting Wholesale Sales DataSALEM 25 KV
Nameplate Capacity1170 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.9
Summer Capacity1145.8 MW
Winter Capacity1145.8 MW
Minimum Load1145.8 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateJune 1977
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
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasNo

Generator 2 Details Operating October 1981

TechnologyNuclear
Prime MoverSteam Turbine
OwnershipJointly Owned
RTO ISO LMP Node Designation50490
RTO ISO Location Designation For Reporting Wholesale Sales DataSALEM 25 KV
Nameplate Capacity1170 MW
Nameplate Power Factor0.9
Summer Capacity1138.9 MW
Winter Capacity1138.9 MW
Minimum Load1138.9 MW
Uprate/Derate Completed No
StatusOperating
First Operation DateOctober 1981
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
Cofire FuelsNo
Switch Between Oil And Natural GasNo

PSEG Salem Generating Station Plant Owners

Owner NameAddressGeneratorOwnership
PSEG Nuclear LLC80 Park Plaza T-25, Newark, NJ 7102Generator 157.41%
Constellation Nuclear4300 Winfield Road, Warrenville, IL 60555Generator 142.59%
PSEG Nuclear LLC80 Park Plaza T-25, Newark, NJ 7102Generator 257.41%
Constellation Nuclear4300 Winfield Road, Warrenville, IL 60555Generator 242.59%
PSEG Nuclear LLC80 Park Plaza T-25, Newark, NJ 7102Generator 357.41%
Constellation Nuclear4300 Winfield Road, Warrenville, IL 60555Generator 342.59%

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