Chillicothe Paper Power Plant

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Chillicothe Paper Power Plant is a retired power station in Chillicothe, Ohio, United States.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Chillicothe Paper Power Plant Chillicothe, Ohio, United States 39.321962, -82.974708 (exact)

The map below shows the exact location of the power station.

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit 12: 39.321962, -82.974708

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology Start year Retired year
Unit 12 retired coal - unknown, bioenergy - paper mill wastes, bioenergy - wood & other biomass (solids) 31 subcritical 1967 2014

Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details

Unit name Owner
Unit 12 Glatfelter Corp [100.0%]

Project-level captive use details

  • Captive industry use (heat or power): pulp & paper
  • Captive industry: Power


The power station was owned and operated by Ph Glatfelter Company and provided power to the Chillicothe paper mill. The plant was originally owned by NewPage, and was sold to Glatfelter in 2006.[1]

The three oldest coal-burning units have been retired. Only one 27.2 MW unit, built in 1978, is still operating.[2]

2006 Emissions Data

  • CO2 Emissions: 702,720 tons (2006)
  • SO2 Emissions:
  • SO2 Emissions per MWh:
  • NOx Emissions:
  • Mercury Emissions:

Articles and Resources


  1. Cogliano, Joe (7 January 2015). "Verso completes $1.4 billion purchase of Newpage". Dayton Business Journal. Retrieved 11 May 2015.
  2. Form EIA-860 Data - Schedule 3, 'Generator Data' US EIA, 2014

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