From Global Energy Monitor
Lakeside Station was a 75.0-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station owned and operated by the City of Springfield, Illinois.
Visible below are both the Lakeside and Dallman power plants, both of which are owned by the City of Springfield.
- Owner: City Water, Light and Power
- Parent Entity: City of Springfield, Illinois
- Plant Nameplate Capacity: 75.0 MW (Megawatts)
- Units and In-Service Dates: Unit 6: 37.5 MW (1961), Unit 7: 37.5 MW (1965)
- Location: 3100 Stevenson Dr., Springfield, IL 62707
- GPS Coordinates: 39.755142, -89.601280
- Coal Consumption:
- Coal Source:
- Number of Employees:
- Unit Retirements: Both units retired in 2009.
- CO2 Emissions: 264,044 tons (2005)
- SO2 Emissions: 7,617 tons (2005)
- SO2 Emissions per MWh:
- NOx Emissions: 1,196 tons (2005)
- Mercury Emissions:
Coal Waste Site
Articles and Resources
- "Preliminary Monthly Electric Generator Inventory" eia.gov, 860m March 2020
- Existing Electric Generating Units in the United States, 2005, Energy Information Administration, accessed Jan. 2009.
- Environmental Integrity Project, "Dirty Kilowatts: America’s Most Polluting Power Plants", July 2007.
- Facility Registry System, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, accessed Jan. 2009.
- Carbon Monitoring for Action database, accessed Feb. 2009.
- NETL Coal Power Plant Database, National Energy Technology Laboratory, U.S. Dept. of Energy, 2007.
- AirData Query Database, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, accessed April 2009.
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