Calpine strategically focuses its operations and capital in three regions that comprise the nation’s most robust wholesale power markets.
With 28 operating power plants representing more than 9,300 megawatts of capacity, our East region spans 12 U.S. states and Canada, with concentrations in the Mid-Atlantic and New England markets.
Our Texas region includes 12 power plants capable of delivering roughly 9,000 megawatts of electricity to the fast-growing Texas market. All of our Texas plants incorporate combined-cycle design, and six are highly efficient cogeneration facilities that provide steam to industrial customers in addition to producing electricity.
Our West region primarily serves residential, industrial, business and agricultural centers in California with more than 6,800 megawatts of natural-gas-fired capacity and 725 megawatts of reliable, renewable geothermal capacity.