Silver Bay Power Plant

From Global Energy Monitor

Silver Bay Power Plant is a 131.6-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station owned and operated by Cleveland-Cliffs near Silver Bay, Minnesota.

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Plant Data

  • Owner: Northshore Mining Company
  • Parent Company: Cleveland-Cliffs
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 131.6 MW (Megawatts)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: Unit 1: 50.0 MW (1955), Unit 2: 81.6 MW (1962)
  • Location: 10 Outer Dr., Silver Bay, MN 55614
  • GPS Coordinates: 47.286684, -91.260582
  • Technology: Subcritical
  • Coal type: Sub-bituminous
  • Coal Consumption:
  • Coal Source: Antelope Coal Mine (Cloud Peak)[1]
  • Number of Employees:
  • Unit Retirements:

Deactivated

According to the EIA 860 database both units are listed as "(OS) Out of service and NOT expected to return to service in next calendar year". [2]

Iron Ore Mine

This power plant provides power to Cleveland-Cliffs' Silver Bay iron ore mine.

Emissions Data

  • 2006 CO2 Emissions: 993,306 tons
  • 2006 SO2 Emissions:
  • 2006 SO2 Emissions per MWh:
  • 2006 NOx Emissions:
  • 2005 Mercury Emissions:

Articles and Resources

Sources

  1. "EIA 923 april 2019" EIA 923 2019.
  2. "EIA 860m database, July 2020" EIA.gov , accessed October 2020

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