Cockburn Cement Plant (Munster) power station
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Cockburn Cement Plant (Munster) power station is a coal-fired plant at the Cockburn cement plan in Munster, Western Australia, Australia.
The satellite photo below shows the location of the plant in Munster, Western Australia, Australia.
Background on Plant
The coal-fired Cockburn Cement Plant in Munster became the largest producer of quicklime in Western Australia with the commissioning of a new 400,000-tons-per-year kiln in 1997. The facility contains the only coal-fired plant in the Perth area but citizens groups have been unable to get much data about the coal plant from the Clean Energy Regulator, which collects and publishes data on facility level emissions, because the National Energy and Greenhouse Reporting Act 2007 allows for polluters to apply for commercially sensitive information to be withheld from the public.
- Sponsor: Cockurn Cement
- Parent company: Adelaide Brighton Limited
- Location: Munster, Western Australia, Australia
- Coordinates: -32.1493192, 115.8001581 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Gross capacity: unknown
- In service: 1997
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Articles and resources
Related SourceWatch articles
- Stanwell Corporation, "Stanwell Power Station", Stanwell Corporation, October 2008.