Trigen Colorado Steam Plant
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Trigen Colorado Steam & Electric Plant is a coal-fired power station that provides power to Coors' Golden beer brewing facility. It was acquired in 1995 by Trigen-Nations Energy, a collaboration between Trigen Energy Corporation and Nations Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tucson Electric Power Company.  Trigen is subsidiary of Veolia Energy North America. 
- Owner: Trigen-Nations Energy Company
- Parent Company: Veolia
- Plant Nameplate Capacity: 35.0 MW (Megawatts)
- Units and In-Service Dates: 7.5 MW (1976), 7.5 MW (1977), 20.0 MW (1983)
- Location: 25 10th St., Golden, CO 80401
- GPS Coordinates: 39.760958, -105.215096
- Electricity Production: 298,201 MWh (2005)
- Coal Consumption:
- Coal Source:
- Number of Employees:
- CO2 Emissions: 463,225 tons (2006)
- SO2 Emissions: 2,342 tons (2002)
- SO2 Emissions per MWh: 15.71 lb/MWh
- NOx Emissions: 1,692 tons (2002)
- Mercury Emissions:
Articles and Resources
- 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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