Thermal Power

Thermal Power    |     Energy and Storage     |     Renewables     |     Infrastructure

Our experience is vast and spans hundreds of thermal power projects comprising 100 GW of generation of nearly every technology and fuel throughout the U.S. and globally – from large central utility plants to distributed generation facilities.

Gas Turbine / Combined-Cycle / Cogeneration

We bring extensive experience with gas turbine based power and cogeneration, including all of the leading manufacturers’ frame and aero-derivative gas turbine technologies, and have provided owner’s advisory and independent engineering services to a variety of stakeholders. Our experience includes over 75 GW of gas turbine based power and cogeneration projects throughout the U.S. and internationally, where we have provided owner’s advisory and independent engineering services in support of new financing, M&A, construction and operations.


705MW CCGT Newark Energy Center

Independent engineering services on behalf of EIF-NEC (Ares) in connection with the financing and monitoring of construction and commissioning of the nominal 705-MW natural gas-fired, combined-cycle Newark Energy Center in Newark, New Jersey.


Solid Fuels / Coal-Fired / Central Utility Stations

With a veteran team, we have broad experience in providing advisory and independent engineering services on solid fueled plants, including coal, waste coal, and lignite-fired power projects ranging from independent power projects to large, central utility stations.


2490 Bruce Mansfield Coal

Luminate supported appraisal of the nominal 2,470 MW Bruce Mansfield coal-fired power generation facility located in Shippingport, Pennsylvania, providing unit characteristics, performance and expense assumptions consistent with the design of the plant, historical performance, expected operating scenarios, and environmental requirements.


North American Acquisition Deal of the Year 2009 — Midland Cogen

Power Finance Risk

M&A Asset Deal of the Year 2012 — Midland Cogen


North American Power Deal of the Year 2016 – Newark Energy Center