Earl F. Wisdom Generating Station

From Global Energy Monitor

Earl F. Wisdom Generating Station is a 119.1-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power station owned and operated by Corn Belt Power Cooperative near Spencer, Iowa.

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Plant Data

  • Owner: Corn Belt Power Cooperative
  • Parent Company: Corn Belt Power Cooperative
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 33.0 MW (Megawatts)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: Unit 1: 37.5 MW (1960), Unit 2: 81.6 MW (2004)
  • Location: 3365 165th Ave., Spencer, IA 51301
  • GPS Coordinates: 43.1605, -95.257556
  • Coal Consumption:
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  • Number of Employees:
  • Unit Conversions: The power station converted to a natural gas steam turbine in 2014.[1]
  • Unit Retirements:


Emissions Data

  • CO2 Emissions: 202,999 tons (2005), 135,422.97 tons (2008)[2]
  • SO2 Emissions: 1,816 tons (2005), 995.35 tons (2008)[3]
  • SO2 Emissions per MWh: 26.24 lb/MWh
  • NOx Emissions: 708 tons (2005), 374.77 tons (2008)[3]
  • Mercury Emissions:

Articles and Resources

Sources

  1. Form EIA-860 Data - Schedule 3, 'Generator Data' US EIA, 2014
  2. Iowa Operating Permit Application, Title V Annual Emissions Summary
  3. 3.0 3.1 [1]Iowa Operating Permit Application, Form 5.0, Title V Annual Emissions Summary

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