Westwood Generating Station
From Global Energy Monitor
Westwood Generating Station is a 36.0-megawatt (MW) waste coal-fired power station owned and operated by Rausch Creek Generation near Tremont, Pennsylvania.
- Owner: Rausch Creek Generation
- Parent Company: Rausch Creek
- Plant Nameplate Capacity: 36.0 MW (Megawatts)
- Units and In-Service Dates: Unit 1: 36.0 MW (1987)
- Location: Rte. 209, Tremont, PA 17981
- GPS Coordinates: 40.618788, -76.451047
- Technology: Subcritical Fluidized Bed Technology
- Coal type: Waste Coal
- Coal Consumption:
- Coal Source:
- Number of Employees:
- Unit Retirements:
- CO2 Emissions: 414,804 tons (2006)
- SO2 Emissions: 385 tons (2002)
- SO2 Emissions per MWh: 3.29 lb/MWh
- NOx Emissions: 264 tons (2002)
- Mercury Emissions:
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