Los Esteros Critical Energy Facility

Project: Los Esteros Critical Energy Facility

Industry Served: Environmental, Power Producers,

Location: San Jose, California

Tons of Steel: 315

Project Overview

Nu Steel fabricated steel support for the Los Esteros Critical Energy Facility in San Jose, California. Operated by Calpine, Los Esteros is natural gas fired combine cycle plant. The highly efficient power plant has four heat recovery steam generators, four aero derivative combustion turbines and one steam turbine. The facility is among the cleanest power plants of its kind in the California utilizing the best available emission control technology  and using recycled city water for cooling.