List of power stations in Arizona

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Coal[edit]

Name Location Capacity (MW) Refs
Apache Generating Station Cochise County 605 [1]
Desert Basin Power Plant Pinal County 577 [2]
Cholla Power Plant Navajo County 995 [3]
Coronado Generating Station Apache County 773 [4]
Four Corners Generating Station Apache County 1,540 [5]
Navajo Generating Station Coconino County 750 [5]
Springerville Generating Station Apache County 1,560 [6]

Natural Gas-fired peaking stations[edit]

Natural Gas[edit]

Name Location Capacity (MW) Refs
Agua Fria Generating Station Maricopa County 626 [7]
Arlington Valley Plant Maricopa County 577 [8][9]
Desert Basin Generating Station Casa Grande 588 [8]
Douglas Power Plant [5]
Gila River Generating Station Maricopa County 2,200
Griffith Energy Mohave County 654 [8]
Harquahala Generating Station Maricopa County 783 [8]
Kyrene Power Plant Maricopa County 521 [10]
Mesquite Power Plant Maricopa County 1,250 [8]
Ocotillo Power Plant Maricopa County 334 [5][11]
Redhawk Power Station Maricopa County 1,060 [5][8]
Saguaro Power Plant [5]
Santan Power Plant Maricopa County 875 [8]
Sundance Generating Station Pinal County 450 [5][12]
West Phoenix Power Plant Maricopa County [5]
Yucca Power Plant Yuma County 264 [5][13]
Yuma Power Plant Yuma County 50 [8][14]

Hydroelectric dams[edit]

Name Location Capacity (MW) Refs
Arizona Falls Maricopa County .75 [10]
C.C. Cragin Dam [10]
Childs-Irving Hydroelectric Facilities Closed
Coolidge Dam
Crosscut Hydroelectric Plant Maricopa County 3 [10]
Davis Dam
Glen Canyon Dam Coconino County 1,320 [15]
Hoover Dam Mohave County 2,080
Horse Mesa Dam Maricopa County 129 [10]
Mormon Flat Dam Maricopa County 60 [10]
New Waddell Dam Maricopa County 45
Parker Dam La Paz County 120
South Consolidated Hydroelectric Unit Maricopa County 1.4 [10]
Stewart Mountain Dam Maricopa County 13 [10]
Theodore Roosevelt Dam Gila/Maricopa 36 [10]

Wind farms[edit]

Main article: Wind power in Arizona
Name Location Capacity (MW) Refs
Dry Lake Wind Power Project Navajo County 127

Solar thermal plants[edit]

Name Location Capacity (MW) Refs
Solana Generating Station Maricopa County 280

Nuclear plants[edit]

Name Location Capacity (MW) Refs
Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station Tonopah, Arizona 3,942

Power Stations Shut Down[edit]

H. Wilson Sundt Generating Station [16]

Utility companies[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arizona Electric Power Coops". Arizona G&T Cooperatives. Retrieved 2016-11-15. 
  2. ^ "SRP: Desert Basin Generating Station". www.srpnet.com. Retrieved 2016-11-15. 
  3. ^ "aps - generation". www.aps.com. Retrieved 2016-11-15. 
  4. ^ "SRP: Coronado Generating Station". www.srpnet.com. Retrieved 2016-11-15. 
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i [APS Generation https://www.aps.com/en/ourcompany/generationtransmission/generation/Pages/home.aspx]
  6. ^ "SRP: Springerville Generating Station". www.srpnet.com. Retrieved 2016-11-15. 
  7. ^ "SRP: Agua Fria Generating Station". www.srpnet.com. Retrieved 2016-11-15. 
  8. ^ a b c d e f g h "CCGT Plants in Arizona". Gallery. Power Plants Around The World. 6 July 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  9. ^ "Arlington Valley Plant | Star West Generation". www.starwestgen.com. Retrieved 2016-11-15. 
  10. ^ a b c d e f g h i "SRP's generation sources". Salt River Project. Retrieved 22 June 2015. 
  11. ^ "Ocotillo Gas Plant". Global Energy Observatory. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  12. ^ "Sundance Energy LLC Gas Plant". Global Energy Observatory. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  13. ^ "Yucca Gas Plant". Global Energy Observatory. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  14. ^ "Yuma Cogeneration Associates Gas Plant". Global Energy Observatory. Retrieved 12 March 2014. 
  15. ^ Team, Reclamation Web. "Powerplant details - Glen Canyon Powerplant - Bureau of Reclamation". www.usbr.gov. Retrieved 2016-11-15. 
  16. ^ "H. Wilson Sundt Generating Station Stops Burning Coal". Sierra Club. 2015-09-28. Retrieved 2016-11-15. 

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