Hunlock Power Station

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{{#badges: CoalSwarm| Climate change}} Hunlock Power Station is a coal-fired power station owned and operated by UGI near Hunlock Creek, Pennsylvania.

The station's coal units 1 & 2 were retired in 1975. In 2009, the Pennsylvania DEP approved the retrofitting of Hunlock Creek-3 with two gas turbines. At the end of May 2010, the coal-fired boiler was retired.[1]

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Plant Data

  • Owner: UGI Development Company
  • Parent Company: UGI
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 49.9 MW (Megawatts)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 49.9 MW (1959)
  • Location: 390 Rte. 11, Hunlock Creek, PA 18621
  • GPS Coordinates: 41.201538, -76.069648
  • Electricity Production: 236,045 MWh (2005)
  • Coal Consumption:
  • Coal Source:
  • Number of Employees:

Emissions Data

  • CO2 Emissions: 350,219 tons (2005)
  • SO2 Emissions: 4,532 tons (2005)
  • SO2 Emissions per MWh: 38.40 lb/MWh
  • NOx Emissions: 451 tons (2005)
  • Mercury Emissions:

Articles and Resources

Sources

  1. "Coal-Fired Power Plants in Pennsylvania," Power Plants Around the World, accessed September 2012.

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