Where the power comes from - 2014 Power Supply

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Zehnder Power Plant (Fairbanks) Aurora Energy North Pole Expansion Power Plant North Pole Power Plant Healy Power Plant Wind Delta Power Plant Natural Gas Generation Bradley Lake Hydroelectric

1.  Zehnder Power Plant (Fairbanks)

  • Owned by GVEA
  • Established 1972
  • 41 MW Diesel
  • Remotely operated

6.  Wind in Delta

  • Member-owned 100kW and 900 kW turbines in Delta Junction (total of 1 MW)

2.  Aurora Energy

  • Owned and operated by Aurora Energy
  • GVEA purchases up to 25 MW of power from this plant
  • Coal-fired

7.  Delta Power Plant

  • Owned by GVEA
  • Established 1976
  • 27 MW Diesel
  • Remotely operated

3.  North Pole Expansion Power Plant

  • Owned by GVEA
  • Established 2006
  • 60 MW Naphtha (LM 6000 turbine)
  • 25 employee crew for all diesel and naphtha plants

8.  Natural Gas Generation

  • Purchases from Anchorage
  • Up to 70 MW available (capacity of Anchorage to Fairbanks Intertie)

4.  North Pole Power Plant

  • Owned by GVEA
  • Established 1976
  • 120 MW Diesel (two 60 MW turbines)

9.  Bradley Lake Hydroelectric

  • GVEA owns 17% share
  • Established in 1991
  • 20 MW Hydropower
  • Homer Electric Operates for all Railbelt utilities

5.  Healy Unit 1 Power Plant

  • Owned by GVEA
  • Established 1967
  • 28 MW Coal
  • 39 employees

 10.  Eva Creek Wind

  • Owned by GVEA
  • Established 2012
  • 12 turbines, nearly 25 MW capacity
  • 33% annual capacity factor

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