Watts Bar Fossil Plant

From Global Energy Monitor

Watts Bar Fossil Plant was a 240.0-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station owned and operated by Tennessee Valley Authority near Spring City, Tennessee.

Location

The plant sat adjacent to TVA's Watts Bar nuclear power plant, and near TVA's Watts Bar hydroelectric plant.

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Plant Data

  • Owner: Tennessee Valley Authority
  • Parent Company: Tennessee Valley Authority
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 240.0 MW (Megawatts)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: Unit 1: 60.0 MW (1942), Unit 2: 60.0 MW (1942), Unit 3: 60.0 MW (1943), Unit 4: 60.0 MW (1945)
  • Location: 467 Steam Plant Rd., Spring City, TN 37381
  • GPS Coordinates: 35.602778, -84.779167
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  • Unit Retirements: All 4 units retired in 2011.[1]
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