Archer Daniels Midland Clinton Power Plant
Clinton Cogeneration Plant is a coal-fired power station owned and operated by Archer Daniels Midland near Clinton, Iowa. The plant provides power to ADM's Clinton corn processing plant.
The first five units of the power plant, built in the 1940s to 1990s and totaling 31.4 MW, were retired in 2008. Two new units totaling 180 MW began operating one year later, in 2009.
- Owner/Parent Company: Archer Daniels Midland
- Plant Nameplate Capacity: 180 MW (Megawatts)
- Units and In-Service Dates: 75 MW (2009), 105 MW (2009)
- Retired Units: 3.5 MW (1940), 7.5 MW (1954), 9.4 MW (1965), 4.0 MW (1974), 7.0 MW (1991) - all retired in 2008
- Location: 1251 Beaver Channel Pkwy., Clinton, IA
- GPS Coordinates: 41.808002, -90.232833
- Electricity Production: 195,854 MWh (2005)
- Coal Consumption:
- Coal Source:
- Number of Employees:
- CO2 Emissions: 499,781 tons (2006), 923,141.42 tons (2008)
- SO2 Emissions: 5,287 tons (2002)
- SO2 Emissions per MWh: 53.99 lb/MWh
- NOx Emissions: 5,003 tons (2002)
- Mercury Emissions:
Articles and Resources
- Form EIA-860 Data - Schedule 3, 'Generator Data' US EIA, 2014
- Iowa Operating Permit Application, Title V Annual Emissions Summary
- 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.
- NETL Coal Power Plant Database, National Energy Technology Laboratory, U.S. Dept. of Energy, 2007.
- AirData Query Database, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, accessed April 2009.
Related SourceWatch Articles
- Existing U.S. Coal Plants
- Iowa and coal
- Archer Daniels Midland
- United States and coal
- Global warming
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