RRI Energy Inc., owner of power plants in nine U.S. states, increased 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. local time today, the California Independent System Operator said in a report.
The plant, which burns natural gas, is northeast of Los Angeles.
One megawatt is enough power for about 800 average U.S. homes, according to the Energy Department in Washington.
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