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Bloomington Generation Facility

This plant is located in the southwest corner of Bloomington. It is a substation within the compound along with the 7 Caterpillar Diesel Engines. They produce 2300 HP, 1500 kW each, totaling 11,000 kW. The engines run at 1800 RPM. The plant is designed similar to the Red Rock Generation Facility being kept in "Hot Standby". The plant provides load control and voltage support as well as being emergency back-up for the Wastewater facility. 


If you have any questions pertaining to power generation, please feel free to call anytime at 627-4800.