Archer Daniels Midland Clinton Power Plant

From Global Energy Monitor

Clinton Cogeneration Plant is a 180.0-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station owned and operated by Archer Daniels Midland near Clinton, Iowa.

Location

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Plant Data

  • Owner: Archer Daniels Midland
  • Parent Company: Archer Daniels Midland
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 211.4 MW (Megawatts)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: Unit 2: 3.5 MW (1940), Unit 1: 7.5 MW (1954), Unit 3: 9.4 MW (1965), Unit 4: 4.0 MW (1974), Unit 5: 7.0 MW (1991), Unit 1A: 75.0 MW (2009), Unit 2A: 105.0 MW (2009)
  • Location: 1251 Beaver Channel Pkwy., Clinton, IA
  • GPS Coordinates: 41.808002, -90.232833
  • Technology: Subcritical Fluidized Bed Technology
  • Coal type: Sub Bituminous and Bituminous
  • Coal Consumption:
  • Coal Source: North Antelope Rochelle Mine (Peabody), Viper Mine (Viper)[1]
  • Number of Employees:
  • Unit Retirements: Units 1 - 5 retired in 2008[2]

Background

The first five units of the power plant, built in the 1940s to 1990s and totaling 31.4 MW, were retired in 2008. Two new units totaling 180 MW began operating one year later, in 2009.[2]

Emissions Data

  • CO2 Emissions: 499,781 tons (2006), 923,141.42 tons (2008)[3]
  • SO2 Emissions: 5,287 tons (2002)
  • SO2 Emissions per MWh: 53.99 lb/MWh
  • NOx Emissions: 5,003 tons (2002)
  • Mercury Emissions:

Articles and Resources

Sources

  1. "EIA 923 March 2020" EIA 923 2020.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Preliminary Monthly Electric Generator Inventory" eia.gov, 860m March 2020
  3. Iowa Operating Permit Application, Title V Annual Emissions Summary

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