Kemper Combustion Turbine Plant

The Kemper Combustion Turbine site is located in Kemper County, Miss., just north of De Kalb. The site consists of four simple-cycle General Electric combustion turbines with a total generating capacity of 312 MW. The state-of-the-art dual fuel machines can be operated on either natural gas or low-sulfur diesel fuel.

Construction of the site began in the spring of 2001 and was completed and began generating power in the summer of 2002.