Windsor Cogeneration Plant

Windsor, Ontario

The 72 MW Windsor Cogeneration Plant is a combined cycle cogeneration facility. It has one LM6000 PD gas turbine and a steam turbine. The plant supplies electricity to the provincial grid via the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) under a long-term contract through 2031. There is also a long-term contract in place to supply steam and other thermal services to Chrysler Canada Inc.

The Windsor facility was commissioned in 1996. It is located in Windsor, Ontario, south of Chrysler Canada’s Windsor Assembly Plant. The Windsor Cogen is operated by TransAlta.

Key Information

Location: Windsor, ON
Fuel: Natural Gas
Output (MW): 72
Canadian Power Ownership (%): 50
Commissioned: 1996