Tenaska Closes $158 Million Financing for Wind Project in Southwest Minnesota



Construction of Wind Farm Underway; Completion Anticipated in 2020  OMAHA, Nebraska – Independent energy company Tenaska closed $158 million in commercial financing today for the Nobles 2 wind project, which is under construction in Nobles County in southwest Minnesota. Tenaska has successfully developed approximately 10,500 […]


Construction of Tenaska Clear Creek Energy Center Celebrated



Wind Farm Brings Jobs, Tax Revenue, Landowner Lease Payments to Nodaway County MARYVILLE, Missouri – Landowners, elected officials and community leaders gathered Tuesday in Nodaway County to celebrate the construction of Tenaska Clear Creek Energy Center, a 242-megawatt wind farm that is being built north […]


Tenaska Amends Financing for Natural Gas-fueled Power Plant in Pennsylvania



OMAHA, Nebraska – Tenaska Pennsylvania Partners, LLC, closed on the retail syndication of its recently amended commercial financing on its 940-megawatt (MW) Tenaska Westmoreland Generating Station. The amendment reduced the total amount of the facilities from $780 million to $760 million, while extending the maturity […]


Benefits of Tenaska Westmoreland Generating Station Celebrated



Plant Owner Announces College Scholarship Program for Local Students SMITHTON, Pennsylvania – A dedication celebration Wednesday for Tenaska Westmoreland Generating Station highlighted the economic benefits the natural gas-fueled power plant near Smithton has brought to the area over almost three years of construction and now […]


Tenaska Closes $302 Million Financing for Wind Project in Northwest Missouri



Construction of Tenaska Clear Creek Energy Center Under Way OMAHA, Nebraska – Leading independent energy provider Tenaska closed approximately $302 million in commercial financing today for Tenaska Clear Creek Energy Center, a 242-megawatt (MW) wind project now under construction in Nodaway County in northwest Missouri. […]


Tenaska Marketing Ventures Adds New Regional Office in Houston



HOUSTON, Texas – Leading natural gas marketer Tenaska Marketing Ventures (TMV) announced today that it will open a new regional office in Houston, expanding its physical presence in the energy capital of the world. The new downtown office is slated to open in the second […]


Tenaska Gateway Generating Station Extends Safety Record to 1 Million Work Hours



Employees have had Zero Lost-time Incidents since 2003 MT. ENTERPRISE, Texas – Employees at Tenaska Gateway Generating Facility have achieved the impressive milestone of 1 million work hours with zero lost-time incidents. This safety record for the plant near Mt. Enterprise dates back to 2003 […]


Tenaska Marketing Ventures Broadens Management Team



OMAHA, Nebraska – Fred Hunzeker, CEO of Tenaska Marketing Group, today announced organizational changes for leading natural gas marketer Tenaska Marketing Ventures (TMV). Effective April 1, 2019, Mark Whitt will become president of TMV, reporting to Hunzeker. Lori Bruck will become chief marketing officer and […]


Tenaska Power Plant in Pennsylvania Begins Commercial Operation



Natural Gas-fueled Facility Can Generate 940 Megawatts of Electricity for PJM Market SMITHTON, Pennsylvania – Tenaska Westmoreland Generating Station, a new natural gas-fueled power plant in southwest Pennsylvania, is operational. Located near Smithton in South Huntingdon Township, Westmoreland County, the 940-megawatt (MW) plant can generate […]


Tenaska, Berkshire Power Announce Agawam College Scholarship Program



High School Seniors Eligible For $4,500 In Education Awards AGAWAM, Massachusetts – Tenaska and Berkshire Power Company, LLC are pleased to announce the start of a new annual college scholarship program for students graduating from Agawam High School. The program will award $4,500 in scholarships, […]


Capital Dynamics Signs Agreement with Tenaska to Develop Solar Projects



Development Services Agreement Includes 2,000 Megawatts in Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO) Market Capital Dynamics, an independent global private asset management firm, today announced that its Clean Energy Infrastructure (CEI) business has signed an agreement with respected energy developer Tenaska to develop a portfolio of […]


Hiring for Operations Jobs at Tenaska Westmoreland is Complete



75 Percent of Employees Come from Westmoreland, Adjacent Counties SMITHTON, Pennsylvania – Hiring for operations jobs at Tenaska Westmoreland Generating Station is now complete, with 75 percent of employees coming from Westmoreland County or adjacent counties. “One of our goals in staffing this plant was […]


New Plant Manager Hired for Tenaska Kiamichi Generating Station



Frank Carelli Brings 22 Years of Experience at Tenaska Power Plants KIOWA, Oklahoma – Tenaska has hired Frank Carelli to oversee operations at Tenaska Kiamichi Generating Station near Kiowa. Bringing 22 years of experience at other Tenaska facilities, Carelli replaces plant manager Buck Hunt, who […]


Tenaska Completes Renewal of $1.5 Billion Committed Credit Facility



OMAHA, Nebraska – Tenaska, one of the nation’s largest private, independent energy companies, announced Wednesday that it has completed the renewal of a $1.5 billion borrowing base, committed credit facility for a four-year term maturing in March 2022. The credit facility, first established in 2006, […]


Tenaska Marketing Ventures Earns No. 1 Spot for Customer Value & Loyalty



4th Consecutive Year for Topping MASTIO’s Ranking of Major Marketers OMAHA, Nebraska – Tenaska Marketing Ventures once again ranks in the top spot among major natural gas marketers when it comes to qualities like dependability in meeting commitments, reliability of gas supply and accuracy of […]


Tenaska Completes Sale Of Iowa Biodiesel Plant To Natural Chem Holdings



OMAHA, Nebraska – Independent energy company Tenaska has completed the sale of Clinton Biodiesel, LLC, a biodiesel refinery plant located in Clinton County, Iowa, to Natural Chem Holdings, LLC. The transaction closed on Tuesday. Tenaska, headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, acquired the facility in early 2015 […]


Tenaska Marketing Ventures Earns No. 1 Spot for Customer Value & Loyalty



3rd Consecutive Year for Topping Mastio’s Ranking of Major Marketers OMAHA, Nebraska – Tenaska Marketing Ventures once again ranks in the top spot among major marketers when it comes to qualities like dependability, reliability and ease of doing business, according to the 20th edition of […]


J-POWER USA Acquires Equity Stake in Tenaska Power Plant Project in Pennsylvania



J-POWER Westmoreland, LLC, a subsidiary of J-POWER USA Investment Co., Ltd.(“J-POWER USA”), has secured an equity stake from Tenaska in the Tenaska Westmoreland Generating Station, a 925-megawatt (MW) natural gas-fueled power plant project near Pittsburgh. The transaction closed on Jan. 11. “This acquisition is consistent […]


Tenaska Acquires 470-megawatt Wind Development Portfolio



3 Mid-stage Projects in Upper Midwest were Initiated by PRC Wind OMAHA, Nebraska – Leading independent energy company Tenaska has acquired a 470-megawatt (MW) wind development portfolio in the Upper Midwest. The acquisition from PRC Wind comprises three mid-stage projects in Minnesota and North Dakota. […]


Tenaska’s 2nd Large-scale Solar Project Begins Commercial Operation



Company Continues to Expand Footprint in Renewable Generation EL CENTRO, California – The 150-megawatt (MW) Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center West, a new solar plant in Southern California capable of powering 55,000 homes, is fully operational. The project supplies power under a 25-year agreement with […]


Tenaska Celebrates Groundbreaking for Natural Gas-fueled Power Plant in Westmoreland County



SMITHTON, Pennsylvania – Tenaska Pennsylvania Partners, LLC today celebrated the start of construction for the Tenaska Westmoreland Generating Station, a 925-megawatt (MW) natural gas-fueled power plant near Smithton in Westmoreland County. More than 75 elected officials, community leaders and company executives gathered at the site […]


Tenaska Closes $780 Million Financing for Natural Gas-fueled Power Plant in Pennsylvania



OMAHA, Nebraska – Leading independent energy provider Tenaska closed approximately $780 million in commercial financing today for the Tenaska Westmoreland Generating Station, a 925-megawatt (MW) natural gas-fueled power plant project near Pittsburgh. Since its founding in 1987, Tenaska has raised approximately $14.4 billion in capital […]


Tenaska Marketing Ventures Ranks No. 1 Major Marketer in Customer Value, Loyalty



OMAHA, Nebraska – Tenaska Marketing Ventures and Tenaska Marketing Canada (together TMV), recently received the Mastio Quality Award for No. 1 Major Marketer in the 19th edition of Mastio & Company’s industrywide Natural Gas Marketer Customer Value / Loyalty Benchmarking Study. TMV was ranked No. […]


Tenaska Marketing Ventures Expands Footprint in Northeast



Natural Gas Marketer Opens Boston Office Staffed with Industry Veterans to Further Meet Evolving Market, Customer Needs BOSTON – Leading natural gas marketer Tenaska Marketing Ventures (TMV) has established a new regional office in Boston, expanding its physical footprint in the northeastern United States. “Since […]


Community Joins Tenaska in Celebration of More than a Decade in Pittsburg County



Plant Makes Special Donation to Town of Kiowa in Honor of Milestone KIOWA, Oklahoma – Employees at Tenaska Kiamichi Generating Station and members of the Pittsburg County community recognized more than a decade of safe, reliable operation at the plant’s 10-year anniversary celebration held at […]


Local Leaders Join Tenaska in Celebration of 10 Years in Fluvanna County



Plant Makes Special Donation to Pleasant Grove in Honor of Milestone SCOTTSVILLE, Virginia – Employees at Tenaska Virginia Generating Station and members of the Fluvanna County community recognized a decade of safe, reliable operation at the plant’s 10-year anniversary celebration on Tuesday evening. The event […]


Tenaska Closes $450 Million Financing for Second California Solar Project



Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center West to Begin Construction in 2014 OMAHA, Nebraska – Leading U.S. independent energy provider Tenaska closed $450 million in commercial financing today for Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center West, a 150-megawatt (MW) photovoltaic solar electric generating plant near El Centro, […]


Tenaska Marketing Ventures Renews Secured Revolving Credit Facility



‘Incremental Tranche’ Feature Provides Additional Flexibility and Liquidity OMAHA, Neb. – Tenaska Marketing Ventures (TMV) today completed renewal of a four-year secured revolving line of credit that provides the company with up to $1.5 billion of borrowing capacity. TMV, a top 10 natural gas marketer […]


Tenaska Moves Corporate Headquarters to New Omaha Address



OMAHA, Neb. – Tenaska, one of the largest private companies in the U.S., has moved its Omaha offices to a new consolidated headquarters building at 14302 FNB Parkway in the First National Business Park northeast of 144th Street and West Dodge Road. Employees began work […]


Tenaska Names Gregory Kelly to Lead Company’s Development Group



OMAHA, Neb. – Gregory (Greg) Kelly, currently a vice president of development for Tenaska, has been named president of Tenaska’s Development Group, effective April 1. Current Development President David Fiorelli is retiring March 31 after 19 years of service with the company and more than […]


Hunzeker, Obermiller Assume Leadership Roles for Tenaska Marketing Group



OMAHA, Neb. – Tenaska has announced the promotion of Fred Hunzeker to the role of president and CEO of Tenaska Marketing Group, the umbrella group of Tenaska’s energy marketing companies. John Obermiller was also promoted to chief financial officer of the group. Tenaska Marketing Group […]


Tenaska Announces Annual Imperial County College Scholarship Program



High School Seniors Eligible for $8,000 in Awards EL CENTRO, Calif. – To show its appreciation of Imperial County and celebrate the final commercial operation of Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center South near El Centro, Calif., Tenaska is instituting an annual college scholarship program to […]


Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center South Begins Commercial Operation



Project Completed Early; Delivers Power under Long-term SDG&E Contract EL CENTRO, Calif. – The 130-megawatt (MW) Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center South, a new solar photovoltaic electric generating station near El Centro began commercial operation Nov. 1 under its 25-year power purchase agreement with San […]


Tenaska Announces Sale of Interest in California Solar Project to Prudential Capital Group



Energy Company Retains Majority Ownership and Continues to Manage Project OMAHA, Neb. – Tenaska announced today that Prudential Capital Group (Prudential) has agreed to acquire a minority interest in the Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center South project, a 130-megawatt (MW) solar photovoltaic electric generating station […]


Tenaska Pays Imperial County Another $1 Million in Sales Tax



Benefits from Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center South Continue to Grow EL CENTRO, Calif. — Even as the Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center South sends renewable power from the Imperial Valley via the Sunrise Powerlink transmission line to residents and businesses in San Diego, the […]


Community Joins Tenaska in Celebration of 10 Years in Autauga County



BILLINGSLEY, Ala. – Employees at the Tenaska Lindsay Hill and Tenaska Central Alabama Generating Stations and members of the Autauga County community celebrated 10 years of mutual accomplishments at a program celebrating the plants’ anniversaries Wednesday. In honor of the milestones, and in appreciation of […]


Tenaska Solar Ventures Acquires Silverleaf Solar Project in Imperial Valley, Calif.



OMAHA, Neb. – Tenaska Solar Ventures, LLC (TSV), an affiliate of Omaha-based Tenaska, today announced that it has acquired the Silverleaf photovoltaic solar project, a proposed 160-megawatt (MW) solar energy project under development in Southern California, from Agile Solar Holdings, an affiliate of Agile Energy, […]


Tenaska Again Ranked Among Best in Controlling Emissions



OMAHA, Nebraska – The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) has again ranked Tenaska among the best electric power producers in the United States in controlling air emissions. Tenaska ranks among the best of the 100 largest producers that use fossil fuels to generate electricity, the NRDC […]