Puna Geothermal Project
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Development Project: Puna Geothermal Project
|Project Location Information|
|Coordinates|| 19.4789°, -154.8886° Show Map |
|County||Hawaii County, Hawaii|
|Geothermal Area||Kilauea East Rift Geothermal Area|
|Geothermal Region||Hawaii Geothermal Region|
|Geothermal Project Profile|
|Project Type||Hybrid Flash/Binary|
|GEA Development Phase|| operational|
"Operational" is not in the list of possible values (Phase I - Resource Procurement and Identification, Phase II - Resource Exploration and Confirmation, Phase III - Permitting and Initial Development, Phase IV - Resource Production and Power Plant Construction) for this property.
|Planned Capacity (MW)|| 38 MW|
|GEA Report Date|
A 38-MW hybrid (flash & binary) power plant owned by Ormat is operating in the Kilauea East Rift Zone. The 30-MW original plant began operation in 1993. Additional dispatchable capacity was added in 2012.