Escalante Generating Station

From Global Energy Monitor

Escalante Generating Station is a retired 257.0-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station that was owned and operated by Tri-State Generation and Transmission near Prewitt, New Mexico.

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Plant Data

  • Owner: Tri-State Generation and Transmission
  • Parent Company: Tri-State Generation and Transmission
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 257.0 MW (Megawatts)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: Unit 1: 257.0 MW (1984)
  • Location: County Rd. 19, Prewitt, NM 87045
  • GPS Coordinates: 35.415997, -108.083798
  • Technology: Subcritical
  • Coal type: Sub-bituminous
  • Coal Consumption:
  • Coal Source: El Segundo mine (Peabody Coal)[1]
  • Number of Employees:
  • Unit Retirements: The plant's sole unit, Unit 1, retired in November 2020.[2][3]

Emissions Data

  • 2006 CO2 Emissions: 1,967,641 tons
  • 2006 SO2 Emissions:
  • 2006 SO2 Emissions per MWh:
  • 2006 NOx Emissions:
  • 2005 Mercury Emissions:

Articles and Resources

Sources

  1. "EIA 923 March 2020" EIA 923 2020.
  2. Avery, Greg (2020-11-12). "Tri-State, the major electricity wholesaler in the rural Rockies, reveals big emissions reduction plans". www.bizjournals.com. Retrieved 2021-01-14.
  3. "Tri-State to retire mine, Escalante and Craig coal-fired power plants decades early" S&P global, January 10, 2020

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