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Reliant Energy Restores Output at California Power Generator

November 07, 2008

Reliant Energy Inc., a Houston-based power producer, restored production at a California electricity generator.

The company’s 245.3-megawatt Coolwater Generating Station Unit 3 was operating at full capacity as of 3:15 p.m., the California Independent System Operator said in a report today on curtailed and non-operational generating units.

The natural gas-fired generator has been idled in a planned shutdown since Nov. 5, the report showed. The generator is located northeast of Los Angeles. One megawatt is enough for 800 U.S. homes.

To contact the reporter on this story: Samantha Zee in Los Angeles at szee@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Dan Stets at dstets@bloomberg.net.


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