Mint Farm Generating Station
As an important part of Cowlitz County, our Mint Farm Generating Station in Longview not only creates good local jobs, but also provides substantial tax revenue for local public services. In addition, we support local charitable organizations.
Mint Farm Generating Station facts
- The Mint Farm Generating Station is the newest of the eight natural gas-fired power-producing plants we own and operate in Washington.
- The station can produce 310 megawatts of electricity when running at maximum capacity — enough power to meet the needs of 230,000 households.
- The plant uses a combined-cycle combustion turbine technology, a two-stage process that boosts operating efficiency, lowers fuel costs and reduces air emissions.
- The facility provides 21 full-time jobs.
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