Combined Cycle, Gas, New Projects

MHPSA G-Series Gas Turbine Headed to Power Plant Project in North Carolina

NTE Energy Closes Financing on 475-MW North Carolina Gas Plant

NTE Energy picked Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas Inc. (MHPSA) to supply an M501GAC gas turbine for a power project in North Carolina.
 
The turbine is set for the Kings Mountain Energy Center, which will produce 475-MW of electricity in combined-cycle mode. The plant will be built, owned and operated by NTE’s affiliate, NTE Carolinas LLC. It is set for commercial operation in 2018.
 
The turbine to be installed at Kings Mountain will be manufactured at MHPSA’s Savannah Machinery Works in Georgia. The facility recently began production and delivery of MHPSA’s J-Series gas turbine.