Kennerdell, Pennsylvania

250-MW Peaker Plant Construction

Client / Owner

Handsome Lake Energy, LLC

Architect / Engineer

Sargent & Lundy, LLC




Graycor Industrial

Project Scope

Graycor completed construction of this 250-megawatt peaker plant in Kennerdell, Pennsylvania, for Handsome Lake Energy, LLC, a subsidiary of Constellation Power Source. The project plans called for the installation of five Pratt & Whitney Twin Pac combustion turbine generators at the plant, which operates during peak energy demands.

Major Equipment by Owner:

5 Pratt & Whitney Twin Pack turbines, generators and all engineering services

Major Equipment by Graycor:

A control building, a switchyard, a 100,000-gallon Demin Tank and a 100,000-gallon raw water tank. Graycor furnished all construction services including final site work (final grading, seeding and asphalt paving).

Major S/C by Graycor:

Mechanical piping and electrical. Startup and commissioning by Owner, supported by Graycor labor.