SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

December 09, 2009 05:30 ET

Grassroot 769-Megawatt West Virginia Power Plant Almost 83% Complete, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - December 9, 2009) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Longview Power LLC, a subsidiary of GenPower LLC (Newton Center, Massachusetts), is about 83% complete with the construction of the coal-fired Longview Power Plant near Maidsville, West Virginia, in Monongalia County, according to Charles Huguenard, Longview Power's vice president and general manager. The mine-mouth power plant will have a nameplate capacity of 769 megawatts (MW) with a net capacity of approximately 695 MW. A supercritical pulverized-coal-fired Foster Wheeler (NASDAQ:FWLT) (Clinton, New Jersey) boiler is being installed, which will drive a Siemens (NYSE:SI) steam turbine/generator set.

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