List of power stations in Florida

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The following page lists power stations in the U.S. state of Florida.

In 2011 the net capacity of all utility and independent power producers in Florida was 59 gigawatts and the net generation was 221,096 gigawatt-hours.[1] Major producers of power in Florida include Florida Power & Light, Duke Energy, JEA, and TECO Energy.

Name Location Capacity (MW) Owner Type Links
Turkey Point Florida City 3320 FPL 5 Units : 2 Gas/Oil, 2 Nuclear, 1 combined-cycle gas-fired [2]
Crystal River Energy Complex Crystal River 2276 Progress Energy 5 units: Units 1&2 Coal. Unit 3 Nuclear (Closed). Units 4&5 Coal. [3]
Martin Indiantown 3722 FPL 5-Unit : 1 Gas/Oil/Solar/Thermal, 2 Gas, 2 Gas/Oil [2]
Manatee Parrish 2761 FPL 3 Units : 1 Gas, 2 Gas/Oil [2]
West County Energy Center West Palm Beach 3657 FPL 3 Unit Gas/Oil [2]
Space Coast Cocoa 10 FPL 1 Unit Solar PV [2]
Scherer Monroe County FPL.JEA Coal [2]
Sanford Lake Monroe 2010 FPL 2 Unit Gas [2]
Big Bend Power Station Apollo Beach 2000 TECO 4-Unit Coal, 3-Unit Combustion Turbine Peaking [4]
Hines Energy Complex Bartow 1912 Progress Energy 4-Unit Combined Cycle
Stanton Energy Center 1859 Orlando Utilities Commission, Southern Power, others Unit A&B Combined Cycle, Units 1&2 Coal, 6 MW Solar farm [5][6][7]
H.L. Culbreath Bay Side 1800 TECO Natural Gas [8]
Fort Myers Fort Myers 2403 FPL 15 Units : 1 Gas, 2 Gas/Oil, 12 Oil [2]
St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant Hutchinson Island 2094 FPL, Orlando Utilities Commission, Florida Municipal Power Agency 2 Units Nuclear [2]
Seminole Generating Station Palatka 1300 Seminole Electric Cooperative Units 1&2 Coal [9]
St Johns River Power Park (SJRPP) Jacksonville 1270 FPL, JEA 2-Unit Coal/Petroleum Coke [2]
Northside Generating Station 1270 JEA Natural Gas/Oil/Coal 3-Unit Steam, 4-Unit Diesel Peaking
Port Everglades - repowered 2014 Port Everglades 420 FPL 12 Unit Gas/Oil [2]
Bartow St. Petersburg 1133 Progress Energy Combined Cycle (4 Gas, 1 Steam Turbine) & 4 Combustion Turbines [10]
Anclote Holiday 1011 Progress Energy 2-Unit Oil-fired Steam [11]
Intercession City Intercession City 980 Progress Energy 14-Unit Combustion Turbine
Lansing Smith Panama City 890 Gulf Power Company 4-Unit Fossil [12]
C.D. McIntosh Power Plant Lakeland 941 Lakeland Electric Coal
Polk Power Plant 940 TECO Energy Unit 1 Integrated Coal Gasification Combined-Cycle, Units 2&3 Gas/Oil Combustion Turbine, Units 4&5 Natural Gas [13]
James F. Crist Pensacola 930 Gulf Power Company 4-Unit Fossil [12]
Lauderdale Dania 1724 FPL 26 Units maGas/Oil [2]
Cape Canaveral Cocoa 1210 FPL Units 1 Gas/Oil [2]
Indian River 639 Orlando Utilities Commission Converted to natural gas, waiting state approval to operate in 2015 [14]
DeBary DeBary 642 Progress Energy 10-Unit Combustion Turbine [15]
Osprey Energy Center Auburndale 600 CPN 1-Unit: combined-cycle [16]
Riviera Riviera Beach 1212 FPL 1 Unit Gas/Oil [2]
Brady Branch Generating Station 540 JEA 2-Unit Natural Gas Combustion Turbine
Arvah B. Hopkins Power Plant 504 City of Tallahassee 2-Unit Fossil Steam [17]
Payne Creek Generating Station Wauchula 350 Seminole Electric Cooperative Gas-Fired Combined Cycle
Smith 340 Gulf Power
Kennedy Generating Station 335 JEA 1-Unit Oil/Gas Combustion Turbine, 3 peaking units
Deerhaven Generating Station 317 Gainesville Regional Utilities Unit 1 Natural Gas/Oil, Unit 2 Coal.
Treasure Coast Energy Center Fort Pierce 300 Fort Pierce Power Authority 1-Unit Natural Gas [18]
Santa Rosa Energy Center Auburndale 235 CPN 1-Unit: combined-cycle [19]
Suwannee Live Oak 284 Progress Energy 3-Unit Oil-fired Steam, 3-Unit Combustion Turbine
Sam O. Purdom Unit 8 250 City of Tallahassee Combined Cycle [20]
Tiger Bay Fort Meade 205 Progress Energy 1-Unit Combined Cycle
Bayboro St. Petersburg 174 Progress Energy 4-Unit Combustion Turbine
Turner Enterprise 147 Progress Energy Combustion Turbine
Vero Beach 117 Vero Beach Municipal Utilities
Higgins Oldsmar 114 Progress Energy 4-Unit Combustion Turbine
Larsen Memorial 76 Lakeland Dept Electric
Tom G. Smith Lake Worth 74 Lake Worth Utilities Gas
Avon Park Avon Park 48 Progress Energy 2-Unit Combustion Turbine
University of Florida Cogeneration Gainesville 46 Progress Energy 1-Unit Combustion Turbine
J.H. Phillips Sebring 36 TECO 2-Unit Oil-fired [21]
DeSoto
27°19′N 81°48′W / 27.317°N 81.800°W / 27.317; -81.800 (DeSoto Next Generation Solar Energy Center)
Arcadia 25 FPL 1 Unit Solar PV [2]
Pea Ridge Pea Ridge 15 Gulf Power Company [12]
Rio Pinar Orlando 12 Progress Energy Oil-Fired Peaker 1-Unit Combustion Turbine
C.H. Corn Lake Talquin 12 City of Tallahassee Hydroelectric [22]

Further information about energy in Florida[edit]

In 2015, the average price of electricity in Florida was 10.44 cents per kWh, ranking 16th highest in the United States. The Carbon dioxide produced was 1,017 lbs per MWh, ranking 28th in the United States.[1]

In March 2015, the average price of electricity for residential use was 11.63 cents per kWh.[23]

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "EIA - State Electricity Profiles". www.eia.gov. Retrieved 2015-05-25. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "Nextera Energy - 2014 Annual Report" (PDF). phx.corporate-ir.net. p. 37 (43 on the pdf). Retrieved 2015-05-26. 
  3. ^ "About Energy". progress-energy.com. 
  4. ^ "Media Center". tampaelectric.com. 
  5. ^ [1] Archived August 18, 2010, at the Wayback Machine.
  6. ^ "Overview - About Us - Southern Company" (PDF). southernco.com. 
  7. ^ "Page Moved". ouc.com. Archived from the original on 2010-03-01. 
  8. ^ "Media Center". tampaelectric.com. 
  9. ^ [2] Archived March 7, 2010, at the Wayback Machine.
  10. ^ "About Energy". progress-energy.com. 
  11. ^ "About Energy". progress-energy.com. 
  12. ^ a b c "Can't Find Page - Gulf Power". gulfpower.com. 
  13. ^ "Media Center". tampaelectric.com. 
  14. ^ Waymer, Jim (August 6, 2015). "OUC seeks new air permit for Indian River plant". Florida Today. Melbourne, Florida. pp. 1A. Retrieved August 13, 2015. 
  15. ^ "About Energy". progress-energy.com. 
  16. ^ "Calpine - Power Plants - Power Plants". calpine.com. 
  17. ^ "The Page You Requested Was Not Found". talgov.com. 
  18. ^ [3] Archived March 23, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  19. ^ "Calpine - Power Plants - Power Plants". calpine.com. 
  20. ^ "The Page You Requested Was Not Found". talgov.com. 
  21. ^ "Media Center". tampaelectric.com. 
  22. ^ "The Page You Requested Was Not Found". talgov.com. Retrieved 2015-04-28. 
  23. ^ "EIA - Electricity Data". www.eia.gov. Retrieved 2015-05-28. 

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