PJM files interconnect deal for 1,050-MW Moxie Freedom project

PJM Interconnection on Dec. 7 filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission an executed interconnection service agreement with Moxie Freedom LLC and interconnecting transmission owner PPL Electric Utilities.

PJM requested an effective date of November 6, 2015 for the Moxie Freedom ISA designated as Original Service Agreement No. 4303.

The Moxie Freedom ISA facilitates the interconnection of the 1,050-MW Freedom Generation Plant to the PJM transmission system at a site located in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. The facility consists of two separate trains of single shaft combustion turbine and steam turbines with a common generator in a Combustion Turbine-Generator–Steam Turbine arrangement. The Moxie Freedom ISA indicates that Freedom Generation Plant shall obtain Capacity Interconnection Rights in the amount of 980 MW commencing June 1, 2018.

This project is under PJM queue positions #Z2-046 and #AA1-066. Under the ISA, on or before December 31, 2018, Moxie Freedom must demonstrate commercial operation of all generating units.

Included project contact information is: Moxie Freedom LLC, 612 Center Street, Suite 200, Vienna, VA 22180, Attention: Kent Morton.

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