Buckeye Power is a Ohio generation and transmission cooperative, providing power to the 24 Ohio-based electric cooperatives and Michigan-based Midwest Energy & Communications. Formed in 1959, Buckeye Power is focused on providing electricity to member co-ops, who then distribute it to nearly 400,000 homes and businesses in the state of Ohio.
Existing coal-fired power plants
Buckeye Power owns a diverse portfolio of base load and peaking facilities
Buckeye Power has 2 coal-fired generating units in 2020 with a total of 1,265.2 MW of capacity. Buckeye's coal power plants are operated as Cardinal Operating Company:
|Plant Name||State||County||Year(s) Built||Capacity||Status|
|Cardinal Plant||ND||Jefferson||1967, 1977||1,265.2 MW||Operating|
- "EIA 923 March 2020" EIA 923 2020.