Location & Ownership

American Atlas is located in Rifle, Colorado. The plant is currently owned by Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc. and was subsequently re-named the Rifle Generation Station following Tri-State’s acquisition.

Engineering, Development, Construction and Technology

American Atlas is an 85MW combined cycle facility with three 15MW GE Frame 5 gas turbines and one 40MW steam turbine. The facility is dispatchable, daily start and stop, fast and flexible 3 on 1 configuration.