Chillicothe Paper Power Plant

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Chillicothe Paper Power Plant is a coal-fired power station owned and operated by NewPage Corporation - which is owned by Cerberus Capital Management - in Chillicothe, Ohio. The plant provides power to NewPage's Chillicothe paper mill. In Jan. 2008, NewPage reported that it plans to shut down its Chillicothe paper plant.[1]

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Plant Data

  • Owner: Chillicothe Paper Inc.
  • Parent Company: NewPage Corporation (owned by Cerberus Capital Management)
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 92.8 MW (Megawatts)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 10.6 MW (1952), 24.0 MW (1958), 31.0 MW (1967), 27.2 MW (1978)
  • Location: 1101 River Rd., Chillicothe, OH 45601
  • GPS Coordinates: 39.321962, -82.974708
  • Electricity Production: 535,411 MWh (2005)
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Emissions Data

  • CO2 Emissions: 702,720 tons (2006)
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Articles and Resources


  1. NewPage Reorganization to Cost 160 Jobs in Chillicothe, Columbus Dispatch, Jan. 16, 2008.

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