Cogen Tour | LSU Facility Services


The LSU cogeneration plant serves more than 350 buildings with 20 MW of electrical generating capacity, 21,500 tons of cooling, and 250,000 pounds per hour of 150 pound steam. A wide array of equipment and systems are available to view. Plant equipment includes a 20 MW gas turbine/generator with heat recovery steam generators, 6,100 ton gas turbine driven chiller with heat recovery steam generator, natural gas fired high pressure steam generators, steam turbine driven and electrically driven centrifugal chillers, pumping systems, and boiler feed water system, cooling towers, air compressor systems variable frequency drives, and chemical water treatment systems.