Power Plant of the Year


DTE’s new Central Energy Plant, designed by OPN, on Ford Motor Co.’s Research and Engineering campus in Dearborn, Michigan goes beyond the envelope of modern distributed gas power by integrating heat and thermal energy storage to fulfill Ford’s sustainability objectives.

This highly efficient project has been recognized with these awards for its flexible and high-tech solutions:

Engineering Society of Detroit – Construction and Design Award:  Honorable Mention

Power Magazine:  Top Gas Plant of 2020

US Department of Energy – Better Plants: Better Project Winner 2020