PPG Natrium Plant
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PPG Natrium Power Plant is a coal-fired power station owned and operated by PPG Industries near Proctor, West Virginia. The plant supplies power for PPG's chemical plant which produces a range of products including caustic soda.
- Owner: PPG Industries Inc. Natrium
- Parent Company: PPG Industries
- Plant Nameplate Capacity: 123 MW (Megawatts)
- Units and In-Service Dates: 8 MW (1943), 8 MW (1943), 26 MW (1954), 82 MW (1966)
- Location: Route 2, Proctor, WV 26055
- GPS Coordinates: 39.749389, -80.854778
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- 2006 CO2 Emissions: 1,308,966 tons
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Articles and Resources
- PPG Industries, "Natrium", PPG Industries website, accessed February 2009/
- 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.