Tour of SMUD's Cosumnes Power Plant

  • May 07, 2013
  • 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Cosumnes Power Plant, 14295 Clay East Road, Herald, CA
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  • all levels of membership

Registration is closed

Please join AWWEE for an inside tour of SMUD's 500 Megawatt Cosumnes Power Plant (CPP), located 1/2 mile south of the Rancho Seco Nuclear Power Plant.  Learn how this natural gas plant operates, why it is integral to SMUD's reliable operations and long-range resource plan, and how SMUD worked with the local community to provide real air quality benefits.


DATE/TIME: Tuesday, May 7, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.


TRAVELING SCHEDULE: The tour and traveling time will total about 4 hours (from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.). There are 2 traveling alternatives:


Alternative 1: Meet at SMUD by 8:00 am

--Meet in the Lobby at SMUD Headquarters Building (6201 S Street, Sacramento, CA) by 8:00 a.m.

--Arrive at CPP by 9:00 a.m.

--Tour facility (1.5 to 2 hours).

--Return to SMUD by 12:00 p.m.


Alternative 2: Meet at CPP by 9:00 a.m.

--Driving directions to be provided.



--SMUD will provide 2 vans which will accommodate 6 passengers each. Reserve your spot while registering.

--Others are encouraged to carpool.

--SMUD will provide parking for carpoolers and vanpoolers meeting at SMUD.


COST: Free for members; $35.00 for non-members


To register for this event, please visit our website at Registration is limited to 25. Registration is open to members ONLY until Monday, April 22. All may register after this date and will close Friday, May 3, 2013.

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