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GE Debuts First 7HA.03 Gas Turbines at 1.3-GW Plant in Florida

The first two GE 7HA.03 machines—the largest 60-Hz heavy-duty gas turbines in the world and the most efficient in GE’s fleet—are now operational at Florida Power & Light’s (FPL’s) newly inaugurated 1,260-MW Dania Beach Clean Energy Center (DBEC) in Broward County.

FPL officially declared the Dania Beach Clean Energy Center near Fort Lauderdale, Florida, commercially operational on June 1, wrapping up a significant modernization effort at one of its oldest power plant sites. The two 7HA.03 gas turbines, which make up DBEC Unit 7, are slated to help FPL achieve a 70% emissions reduction compared to the previous site and boost reliability and affordability for its customer base in highly populated areas of Miami-Dade and Broward counties.

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