Status of All Projects

CALIFORNIA ENERGY COMMISSION - ENERGY FACILITY STATUS
Power Plant Projects Since 1996.
  COLOR KEY:
  Operational / On Line
  Approved
  In Review
  On-line date is expected to be delayed beyond the date shown.
  Expected and disclosed
  Planned but undisclosed
  On hold or suspended. According to developers,
the new on-line date will be determined when the markets are favorable and financing is available.
  Project approved but cancelled by applicant or approved and license expired before construction began; or proceeding terminated by Commission.
 
  Projects On Line
Arranged by
Date On Line
Docket
Number
Status Capacity (MW) Construction Completed
(percent)
Location Date Approved Construction Start Date Original
On-Line Date
Actual
On-Line Date*
1a Sunrise Cogeneration, Phase I
Texaco Global Gas and Power & NRG
1998-AFC-04C Operational 320 100 Kern 12/6/2000 12/7/2000 07/2001 6/27/2001
2 Sutter Power
Calpine
1997-AFC-02C Operational 540 100 Sutter 4/14/1999 7/1/1999 07/2001 7/2/2001
3 Los Medonas (Pittsburg)
Pittsburg District Energy/Calpine
1998-AFC-01C Operational 555 100 Contra Costa 8/17/1999 9/17/1999 07/2001 7/9/2001
4 Wildflower Larkspur
Wildflower Energy
2001-EP-01C Operational 90 100 San Diego 4/4/2001 4/5/2001 07/2001 7/16/2001
5 Drews - Alliance
Alliance Colton
2001-EP-05C Operational 40 100 San Bernardino 4/25/2001 4/26/2001 09/2001 8/15/2001
6 Hanford
GWF Power Systems
2001-EP-07C Operational 95 100 Kings 5/7/2001 TBD 9/30/2001 9/3/2001
7 Wildflower Indigo
Wildflower Energy
2001-EP-02C Operational 135 100 Riverside 4/4/2001 4/5/2001 09/2001 9/10/2001
8 Century - Alliance
Alliance Colton
2001-EP-04C Operational 40 100 San Bernardino 4/25/2001 4/26/2001 09/2001 9/15/2001
9 Escondido - CalPeak
CalPeak Power
2001-EP-10C Operational 49.5 100 San Diego 6/6/2001 6/7/2001 09/2001 9/30/2001
10 Border - CalPeak
CalPeak Power
2001-EP-14C Operational 49.5 100 San Diego 7/11/2001 7/12/2001 09/2001 10/26/2001
  Subtotal On Line 2001 1,914            
11 King City
Calpine
2001-EP-06C Operational 50 100 Monterey 5/2/2001 5/3/2001 09/2001 1/14/2002
12 Gilroy I, Units 1,2&3
Calpine
2001-EP-08C Operational 135 100 Santa Clara 5/21/2001 5/22/2001 09/2001 2/20/2002
13 Delta Energy Facility
Calpine
1998-AFC-03C Operational 887 100 Contra Costa 2/9/2000 4/1/2000 07/2002 5/10/2002
14a Henrietta Peaker
GWF Energy
2001-AFC-18C Operational 96 100 Kings County 3/7/2002 3/8/2002 06/2002 7/1/2002
15 Moss Landing Modernization, Units 1& 2
Duke Energy
1999-AFC-04C Operational 1,060 100 Monterey County 10/25/2000 11/28/2000 06/2002 7/11/2002
16a Huntington Beach Modernization, Unit 3
AES
2000-AFC-13C Operational 225 100 Orange 5/10/2001 5/31/2001 11/2001 7/31/2002
17 Valero Unit 1
Valero Refining Company
2001-AFC-05C Operational 51 100 Solano County 10/31/2001 11/5/2001 06/2002 10/18/2002
  Subtotal On Line 2002 2,504            
18 Los Esteros 1
Calpine
2001-AFC-12C Operational 180 100 Santa Clara County 7/2/2002 7/8/2002 05/2003 3/7/2003
19 La Paloma Generating Plant
La Paloma Generating Company LLC
1998-AFC-02C Operational 1,124 100 Kern County 10/6/1999 1/1/2000 02/2003 3/7/2003
20 High Desert Power Project
High Desert Power Trust
1997-AFC-01C Operational 830 100 San Bernardino 5/3/2000 5/1/2001 07/2003 4/22/2003
21 Tracy Peaker
GWF Power Systems
2001-AFC-16C Operational 169 100 San Joaquin 7/17/2002 7/22/2002 04/2003 6/1/2003
1b Sunrise Cogeneration, Phase II
Texaco Global Gas and Power & NRG
1998-AFC-04C Operational 265 100 Kern County 11/19/2001 12/7/2001 06/2003 6/1/2003
22 Woodland Generation Station 2
Modesto Irrigation District
2001-SPPE-01C Operational 80 100 Stanislaus County 9/19/2001 2/21/2002 05/2003 6/6/2003
23 Blythe Energy Project
Blythe Energy, LLC
1999-AFC-08C Operational 520 100 Riverside County 3/21/2001 4/27/2001 04/2003 7/15/2003
24 Elk Hills Power Project
Elk Hills Power LLC
1999-AFC-01C Operational 500 100 Kern County 12/6/2000 6/8/2001 12/2002 7/24/2003
16b Huntington Beach Modernization, Unit 4
AES
2000-AFC-13C Operational 225 100 Orange County 5/10/2001 5/31/2001 11/2001 8/7/2003
  Subtotal On Line 2003 3,893            
  Subtotal On Line 2004 0            
25 Donald Von Raesfeld (Formerly Pico Power)
Silicon Valley Power
2002-AFC-03C Operational 147 100 Santa Clara County 9/9/2003 9/10/2003 12/2004 3/24/2005
26 Metcalf Energy Center
Calpine
1999-AFC-03C Operational 600 100 Santa Clara County 9/24/2001 1/15/2002 07/2003 5/27/2005
27 Pastoria Energy Facility
Calpine Corporation
1999-AFC-07C Operational 750 100 Kern County 12/20/2000 10/3/2001 01/2003 7/5/2005
28 Kings River Peaker
Kings River Conservation District
2003-SPPE-02C Operational 97 100 Fresno 5/19/2004 11/1/2004 05/2005 9/19/2005
29 Magnolia
Southern CA Public Power Authority
2001-AFC-06C Operational 328 100 Los Angeles 3/5/2003 7/21/2003 05/2005 9/22/2005
30 Malburg - City of Vernon
City of Vernon
2001-AFC-25C Operational 134 100 Los Angeles 5/20/2003 9/11/2003 11/2005 10/17/2005
31 Mountainview Units 3 & 4
Mountainview Power Company
2000-AFC-02C Operational 1,056 100 San Bernardino 3/21/2001 9/1/2001 06/2003 1/19/2006
  Subtotal On Line 2005 3,112            
32 Cosumnes Power Plant
SMUD
2001-AFC-19C Operational 500 100 Sacramento 9/9/2003 9/17/2003 06/2005 2/24/2006
33 Walnut Energy Center
Turlock Irrigation District
2002-AFC-04C Operational 250 100 Stanislaus 2/18/2004 3/15/2004 04/2006 2/28/2006
34 Palomar Energy Project
Sempra Energy Resources
2001-AFC-24C Operational 546 100 San Diego 8/6/2003 6/1/2004 03/2006 4/1/2006
35 Riverside Energy Resource Center Units 1 & 2
Riverside Public Utilities
2004-SPPE-01C Operational 96 100 Riverside 12/15/2004 2/23/2005 06/2005 6/1/2006
36 Ripon Simple Cycle
Modesto Irrigation District
2003-SPPE-01C Operational 95 100 San Joaquin 2/4/2004 10/4/2004 04/2005 6/21/2006
  Subtotal On Line 2006 1,487            
37 Bottle Rock Geothermal Power Plant (BRP)
Bottle Rock L.L.C.
1979-AFC-04C Operational 55 100 Lake Co. 12/13/2006 12/19/2006 06/2007 10/1/2007
38 Roseville Energy Park
Roseville Electric - City of Roseville
2003-AFC-01C Operational 160 100 Placer 4/13/2005 8/18/2005 12/2007 11/5/2007
  Subtotal On Line 2007 215            
39 Niland Peaker
Imperial Irrigation District
2006-SPPE-01C Operational 93 100 Imperial County 10/11/2006 6/25/2007 08/2005 5/29/2008
  Subtotal On Line 2008 93            
40 Gateway - PG&E (formerly Contra Costa)
Mirant Corporation
2000-AFC-01C Operational 530 100 Contra Costa 5/30/2001 8/30/2001 08/2003 1/4/2009
41a Inland Empire Energy Center, Unit 1
Calpine
2001-AFC-17C Operational 400 100 Riverside 12/17/2003 8/29/2005 12/2005 1/28/2009
42 Midway Peaking (formerly Starwood Power)
Starwood Power - Midway LLC
2006-AFC-10C Operational 120 100 Fresno 1/16/2008 9/23/2008 06/2009 5/1/2009
43 Panoche Energy Center
Energy Investors Fund, LLC
2006-AFC-05C Operational 400 100 Fresno County 12/19/2007 2/15/2008 11/2009 7/1/2009
44 Otay Mesa
Otay Mesa Energy Center, LLC/Calpine
1999-AFC-5C Operational 590 100 San Diego 4/18/2001 9/10/2001 07/2003 10/3/2009
  Subtotal On Line 2009 2,040            
45 Orange Grove Energy
Orange Grove Energy, L.P.
2008-AFC-4C Operational 96 100 San Diego County 4/8/2009 7/16/2009 12/1/2010 4/1/2010
Blythe Transmission Line
Blythe Energy, LLC
1999-AFC-08C Operational 0 100 Riverside County 10/11/2006 2/23/2009 06/2007 4/1/2010
41b Inland Empire Energy Center, Unit 2
Calpine
2001-AFC-17C Operational 400 100 Riverside 12/17/2003 8/26/2005 12/2005 5/3/2010
46 Humboldt Bay Generating Station Repowering
Pacific Gas and Electric Company
2006-AFC-07C Operational 163 100 Humboldt County 9/24/2008 10/11/2008 09/2009 10/1/2010
47 Colusa Generating Station (CGS)
CPV/PG&E
2006-AFC-09C Operational 660 100 Colusa County 4/23/2008 7/28/2008 5/1/2010 12/22/2010
  Subtotal On Line 2010 1,319            
48 Riverside Energy Resource Center Units 3 & 4 (Expansion Project)
City of Riverside
2008-SPPE-1C Operational 96 100 Riverside County 2/25/2009 1/4/2010 12/2009 11/2011
49 Canyon Power Plant
Southern CA Public Power Authority
2007-AFC-9C Operational 200 100 Orange County 3/17/2010 4/15/2010 07/2011 12/2011
  Subtotal On Line 2011 296            
50 Mariposa Energy Project
Mariposa Energy, LLC
2009-AFC-03C Operational 200 100 Alameda County 5/18/2011 6/8/2011 07/2012 10/2011
51 Almond 2 Power Plant
Turlock Irrigation District
2009-AFC-02C Operational 174 100 Stanislaus 12/15/2010 3/1/2011 3/27/2013 7/13/2012
52 El Centro Generating Station Unit 3 Repower
Imperial Irrigation District
2006-SPPE-02C Operational 128 100 Imperial County 1/4/2007 09/2010 04/2012 10/5/2012
53 Lodi Energy Center
Northern California Power Authority (NCPA)
2008-AFC-10C Operational 255 100 San Joaquin County 4/21/2010 7/14/2010 06/2012 11/1/2012
54 Tracy Combined-Cycle - GWF
GWF Energy LLC
2008-AFC-07C Operational 145 100 San Joaquin County 3/24/2010 1/10/2011 08/2012 11/1/2012
  Subtotal On Line 2012 902            
55 Marsh Landing Generating Station
Marsh Landing LLC
2008-AFC-03C Operational 760 100 Contra Costa County 8/25/2010 1/15/2010 06/2013 5/1/2013
56 Walnut Creek Energy Park
Walnut Creek Energy LLC
2005-AFC-02C Operational 500 100 Los Angeles County 2/27/2008 06/2011 N/A 5/1/2013
57 Sentinel Energy Project (Peaker)
Competitive Power Ventures
2007-AFC-3C Operational 850 100 Riverside County 12/1/2010 06/2011 08/2013 8/1/2013
58a El Segundo Energy Center, Units: 5,6,7,8
El Segundo Energy Center LLC
2000-AFC-14C Operational 560 100 Los Angeles County 7/1/2010 5/6/2011 08/2011 8/1/2013
59 Russell City
Calpine
2001-AFC-07C Operational 600 100 Alameda County 9/11/2002 9/1/2010 2013 8/8/2013
60 Los Esteros Critical Energy Facility Phase II
Calpine
2003-AFC-02C Operational 140 100 Santa Clara 10/11/2006 7/8/2002 N/A 8/9/2013
61a Genesis Solar Energy Projects, Unit 2
NextEra™ Energy Resources LLC
2009-AFC-08C Operational 125 100 Riverside County 9/29/2010 1/17/2011 N/A 11/30/2013
62 Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System
Solar Partners Brightsource
2007-AFC-05C Operational 370 100 San Bernardino County 9/22/2010 10/2010 10/2012 12/30/2013
  Subtotal On Line 2013 3,905            
61b Genesis Solar Energy Projects, Unit 1
NextEra™ Energy Resources LLC
2009-AFC-08C Operational 125 100 Riverside County 9/29/2010 1/17/2011 N/A 3/7/2014
63 Abengoa Mojave Solar Project
Abengoa Solar Inc.
2009-AFC-5C Operational 250 100 San Bernardino 9/8/2010 08/2011 N/A 12/9/2014
  Subtotal On Line 2014 375            
64 Santa Clara SC-1 Data Center, Phase 2
2011-SPPE-01 Operational 0 100 Santa Clara County 3/28/2012 2015
  Subtotal On Line 2015 0            
  Subtotal On Line 2016 0            
  ON-LINE TOTAL - In Operation 22,055            



  Approved and Under Construction
Arranged by
Date On Line
Docket
Number
Status Capacity (MW) Construction Completed
(percent)
Location Date Approved Construction Start Date Original
On-Line Date
Actual
On-Line Date*
1 Pio Pico Energy Center
Pio Pico Energy Center, LLC
2011-AFC-1C Under Construction 300 21.9 San Diego 9/12/2012 3/9/2015 9/20/2016
2 Blythe Solar Power Project
NextEra Blythe Energy Center, LLC
2009-AFC-06C Under Construction 485 0 Riverside 1/15/2014 March 2015 N/A
  Approved and/or Under Construction Subtotal 785            
  Approved and Under Pre-Construction
Arranged by
Date On Line
Docket
Number
Status Capacity (MW) Construction Completed
(percent)
Location Date Approved Construction Start Date Original
On-Line Date
Actual
On-Line Date*
  Approved and/or Under Pre-Construction Subtotal 0            
  Approved and/or Under Construction Total (Pre-Const and Const) 785            
  Approved & On Hold - Not Under Construction
Arranged by
Project Name
Docket
Number
Status Capacity (MW) Construction Completed
(percent)
Location Date Approved Construction Start Date Original
On-Line Date
Actual
On-Line Date*
1 Black Rock 1-2 and 3 Geothermal Power Project [Formerly Salton Sea Geothermal]
Cal Energy
2002-AFC-02 On Hold Before Construction 159 0 Imperial County Extension Approved, Const Start 12/18/2019 01/2006 On Hold
2 Carlsbad Energy Center Project
Carlsbad Energy Center LLC
2007-AFC-06 On Hold Before Construction 558 0 San Diego TBD 06/2010 On Hold
3 Oakley Generating Station
Contra Costa Generating Station, LLC
2009-AFC-04C On Hold Before Construction 624 10 Contra Costa 5/18/2011 6/8/2011 On Hold
4 Rice Solar Energy Project
Rice Solar Energy LLC
2009-AFC-10C On Hold Before Construction 150 0 Riverside County 12/15/2010 9/1/2011 03/2014 On Hold
5 Victorville 2 Hybrid Power Project (Gas-Solar)
City of Victorville
2007-AFC-01C On Hold Before Construction 563 0 San Bernardino County 7/16/2008 Extended to July 16, 2018 08/2010 On Hold
  Subtotal Approved and "Available" for Construction 2,054            
  Approved License - Revoked by Commission
Arranged by
Project Name
Docket
Number
Status Capacity (MW) Construction Completed
(percent)
Location Date Approved Construction Start Date Original
On-Line Date
Actual
On-Line Date*
A FPL Tesla
Florida Power & Light
2001-AFC-21C License Expired 1,120 0 Alameda County 6/16/2004 N/A N/A License Expired
B Hanford Combined-Cycle Power Plant
GWF Energy LLC
2001-EP-07C License Terminated 25 0 Kings 3/24/2010 N/A N/A License Terminated
C Henrietta Peaker - Amendment
GWF Energy
2001-AFC-18C License Terminated 25 0 Kings 3/24/2010 N/A N/A License Terminated
D Palen Solar Power Project
Maverick Solar, LLC
2009-AFC-7C License Expired 500 0 Riverside 12/15/2010 N/A N/A License Expired
E Pastoria Energy Facility Expansion Project (Simple Cycle Addition)
Pastoria Energy LLC
2005-AFC-01C License Expired 160 0 Kern County 11/8/2006 N/A N/A License Expired
F Sacramento Ethanol Partners Cogen (SEPCO)
Sacramento Power Inc
1992-AFC-02C License Terminated 148.5 0 5/11/1994 N/A N/A License Terminated
G San Francisco Energy Company
1994-AFC-01C License Terminated 240 0 San Francisco County 3/31/1996 N/A N/A License Terminated
H San Joaquin Valley Energy Center
Calpine
2001-AFC-22C License Expired 1,087 0 Fresno County 1/14/2004 N/A N/A License Expired
I SCE Solar 100
Southern California Edison
1981-AFC-04C License Expired 110 0 San Bernardino County 12/29/1982 N/A N/A License Expired
J Three Mountain
Three Mountain Power / Covanta
1999-AFC-02C License Expired 500 0 Shasta County 5/16/2001 N/A N/A License Expired
K United Golden Gate (Peaker)
El Paso Merchant Energy
2000-AFC-05C License Expired 51 0 San Mateo County 3/7/2001 N/A N/A License Expired
L Valero Unit 2
Valero Refining Company
2001-AFC-05C License Expired 51 37 Solano County 10/31/2001 2/1/2007 N/A License Expired
M Western Midway Sunset Project
Midway Sunset Cogeneration Company
1999-AFC-09C License Expired 500 0 Kern County 3/21/2001 N/A N/A License Expired
  Subtotal Approved but Will Not Be Built 4,517.5            
  Subtotal Approved (Not Built) and On Hold 6,571.5            
  APPROVED TOTAL 29,411.5            



  Project Not Approved,
License Terminated
by Commission

Arranged by
Decision Date
Docket
Number
Process Capacity (MW) Project Type Location Date Filed Decision Date    
  Potrero Unit 7
Mirant Corporation
2000-AFC-04 12-month 540 Brown Field San Francisco County 5/31/2000 3/1/2006    
  Ridgecrest Solar Power Project
Solar Millennium LLC & Chevron Energy Solutions
2009-AFC-09 12-Month AFC 250 Green Field Kern County 9/1/2009 4/22/2014    
  San Gabriel Generating Station
Reliant Energy
2007-AFC-02 12-Month AFC 656 Brown Field San Bernardino County 4/13/2007 10/19/2015    
  Sun Valley Energy Project (Peaker)
NRG
2005-AFC-03 12-Month AFC 500 Green Field Riverside County 12/1/2005 10/19/2015    
  Willow Pass Generating Station
Mirant Corporation
2008-AFC-06 12-Month AFC 550 Brown Field Contra Costa County 6/30/2008 10/19/2015    
  Subtotal License Denied 2,496            
  Project Not Approved,
License Denied
by Commission

Arranged by
Decision Date
Docket
Number
Process Capacity (MW) Project Type Location Date Filed Decision Date    
  Eastshore Energy Center
Eastshore Energy LLC
2006-AFC-06 12-Month AFC 116 Brown Field Alameda County 9/22/2006 10/8/2008    
  Chula Vista Energy Upgrade Project
MMC Energy Inc.
2007-AFC-04 12-Month AFC 100 Brown Field San Diego County 8/10/2007 6/17/2009    
  Subtotal License Denied 216            
 Withdrawn Projects List



  Projects in Review
Arranged Alphabetically
Docket
Number
Process Capacity (MW) Project Type Location Date Filed Estimated Decision Date   Estimate On-line Date**
1 Alamitos Energy Center
AES Southland Development, LLC
2013-AFC-01 12-Month AFC 1,040 Brown Field Los Angeles County 12/27/2013 TBD   TBD
2 Huntington Beach Energy Project (HBEP)
AES Southland
2012-AFC-02 Petition to Amend 939 Brown Field Orange County 9/14/2015 TBD   08/2018
3 Mission Rock Energy Center
Mission Rock Energy Center, LLC
2015-AFC-02 12-Month AFC 275 Brown Field Ventura County 12/31/2015  
4 Palmdale Energy Project (Formerly Palmdale Hybrid Power Project)
Palmdale Energy, LLC
2008-AFC-09 Petition to Amend 645 Green Field Los Angeles 7/27/2015  
5 Pomona Repower Project
AltaGas Pomona Energy Inc.
2016-SPPE-01 SPPE 95 Brown Field Los Angeles County 3/21/2016  
6 Puente Power Project (P3)
NRG Oxnard Energy Center LLC
2015-AFC-01 12-Month AFC 262 Brown Field Oxnard 4/15/2015 TBD   06/2020
7 Sonoran Energy Project [Licensed as Blythe Energy Project Phase II]
AltaGas Sonoran Energy, Inc.
2002-AFC-01 Petition to Amend 520 Select Here Riverside County 8/7/2015  
a El Segundo Redevelopment Project, Units: 9,10,11,12
EL Segundo Power II LLC
2000-AFC-14 Petition to Amend 435 Brown Field Los Angeles County Under Suspension   Under Suspension
b Redondo Beach Repower
AES Southland Development, LLC
2012-AFC-03 12-Month AFC 496 Brown Field Los Angeles County 11/19/2012 Under Suspension Until Filed to Reopen Proceeding   Under Suspension Until Filed to Reopen Proceeding
  UNDER REVIEW TOTAL (Excludes Suspended) 3,776            



  Projects Announced
Arranged Alphabetically
Process Project Type Capacity (MW) Location Estimated
Filing Date
       
1 Black Rock 5 & 6 Geothermal Power Project
CE Butte Energy, LLC.
12-Month AFC Geothermal Steam Turbine 235 Imperial County TBD        
  ANNOUNCED TOTAL 235            



   
  NOTES:   DEFINITIONS:
  Bold text in table identifies a change from the previous report. Green Field - undeveloped site
  * Estimated on-line date if construction is not delayed. Brown Field - developed site
  ** Estimated on-line date if approved and constructed as proposed. Expansion - New unit at existing power plant site, no loss of existing generation
  Projects in italics are emergency siting projects. Repower - Modification of existing equipment
  Megawatts in [ ] are not included in totals. Replacement - Demolition of old plant and construction of new plant
  {1} 1002 MW replaced with 1200 MW for a net increase of 198 MW On Hold indicates the applicant has suspended work.
  {2} 339 MW replaced with 630 MW for a net increase of 291 MW Suspended indicates the committee has suspended the proceeding.
  {3} Calpine has received Commission approval to amend the project to add "duct firing," thereby increasing the total generating capacity from 510 to 590 MW.
  {4} Amendment Approved 2/2/2011.
  {5} Total MW includes 130 MW amendment approved 6/22/05.
  {6} Calpine needs to obtain a new or amended Commission decision for a new location for the Russell City Project (01-AFC-7) approved September 11, 2002, but since "on hold."
  {7} El Centro project (06-SPPE-2) is repower of 44 MW Unit 3 at Imperial Irrigation District El Centro Generating Station with 128 MW new facility, for a net increase of 84+ MW.
  MW for projects withdrawn, cancelled or expired are not included in total available for possible construction.