Palo Verde Nuclear Generation Station
Operator: Arizona Public Service Co. (APS)
SRP share: 17.49% of total plant
Location: 40 miles west of downtown Phoenix
Description: Three nuclear generating units
Capacity: 3,739 MW from three units. SRP receives 654 MW for its share of Palo Verde.
Plant construction: Construction began in 1976. Unit 1 and Unit 2 were completed in 1986; Unit 3 was completed in 1988.
|El Paso Electric Co.||15.8%|
|Southern California Edison||15.8%|
|Public Service Co. of New Mexico||10.2%|
|Southern California Public Power Authority||5.9%|
|Los Angeles Dept. of Water & Power||5.7%|