ESC – Colliers Natural Gas-Fired Power Plant 750 MW – West Virginia - Project Profile
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Energy Solutions Consortium, LLC (ESC) is planning to build a power plant in Colliers, West Virginia, the US.
The project involves the construction of a 750MW natural gas-fired power plant. It includes the construction of a powerhouse, a substation, water cooling units, access roads and related infrastructure, the installation of generators and transformers, and the laying of transmission lines.
Hackman Capital Partners (HCP) has been appointed as a financial adviser.
On March 3, 2015, ESC, along with HCP, entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Business Development Corporation for the acquisition of the project site.
In April 2015, Brooke County approved ESC to consider Follansbee as the possible site.
In March 2017, The original plan was for a site in Follansbee, but logistical challenges had New York-based ESC moving to the northern part of the county. Lease agreements signed by county commissioners show ESC taking a 20-acre parcel at 170 Quinn Lane in Colliers, a reclaimed mine site.
On March 28, 2017, Brooke County Planning Commission (BCPC) approved plans for a new US$800 million natural gas-fired power plant, with construction slated to begin in 2018.
ESC also stated that the proposed power plant will generate 400 construction jobs and another 100 or 150 jobs to support the plant.
Subject to finalization of further implementation plans, construction is expected to last around 30 months with operational no later than 2021.
The project involves the construction of a 750MW natural gas-fired power plant in the Cross Creek wildlife management area in Colliers, Virginia, the US.
The US$800 million project includes the following: