NRG Canal Unit 3, Sandwich
Project Applicant: NRG Canal 3 Development, LLC
Project Location: 9 Freezer Road, Sandwich, MA
Project Description: Proposed construction of a new, highly efficient, fast-starting approximately 350-MW peak electric generating unit at the existing 52-acre Canal Generating Station site on Freezer Road in Sandwich, MA. The project will include one simple-cycle combustion turbine with a net nominal electrical output of approximately 350-MW that will be equipped with state-of-the-art emission control technologies, including selective catalytic reduction and oxidation catalyst systems, a near-zero liquid discharge design to reduce water demand, and a comprehensive set of noise attenuation measures.
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