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Background Image: Sterlington
Sterlington, LA
Fuel Source: Natural Gas
Total Nameplate Capacity: 160 Megawatts
Sterlington Power Station is located on property leased from Koch Industries in Sterlington, Louisiana.  There are nine simple cycle-combustion turbine units on site, which began commercial operation in 2000 and 2001.  Units 1, 2, 9 and 10 can support 10-minute quick-start capacity and are remotely operated from Big Cajun I.  All of the units utilize water injection for emission control.  The units are 100 percent owned by Sterlington Power, a subsidiary of Cleco Cajun LLC.