Taconite Harbor Energy Center

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Taconite Harbor Energy Center is a coal-fired power station owned and operated by ALLETE near Schroeder, Minnesota.

Minnesota Power announces plan to retire Unit 3

On January 30, 2013, Minnesota Power announced that it will retire the 84 MW Unit 3 of the Taconite Harbor Energy Center by 2015.[1][2]

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Plant Data

  • Owner: Minnesota Power
  • Parent Company: ALLETE
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 252 MW (Megawatts)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 84 MW (1957), 84 MW (1957), 84 MW (1967)
  • Location: 8124 West Hwy. 61, Schroeder, MN 55613
  • GPS Coordinates: 47.5314, -90.9111
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Emissions Data

  • 2006 CO2 Emissions: 1,752,752 tons
  • 2006 SO2 Emissions:
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Articles and Resources

Sources

  1. "Minnesota Power outlines its EnergyForward resource strategy," Minnesota Power press release, January 30, 2013
  2. "News Release: Clean air victory in northern Minnesota as Minnesota Power announces phasing out coal at two Minnesota plants," Fresh Energy, January 30, 2013

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