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High Sierra Cogeneration Plant

gas Power Plant
Lassen County, California
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Power Plant Data Source: EPA, Jan 2021

Quick Stats

6 Megawatts
Annual Net Generation
31,553 MWh (Megawatt Hours)

Context: That's equivalent to the annual power demand of 2,868 American homes (11 MWh each, source: EIA (opens in a new tab))

Annual CO2 equivalent emissions
11,580 metric tons CO2 equivalent

Context: That's equivalent to the annual emissions of about 2,517 American cars (4.6 metric tons each, source: EPA (opens in a new tab))

Detailed Emissions

Annual CO2 emissions
11,568.420 metrics tons CO2
Annual SO2 (Sulfer Dioxide) emissions
0.316 tons
Annual NOx (Nitrogen Oxide) emissions
261.901 tons
Annual N2O (Nitrous Oxide) emissions
43.638 lbs
Annual CH4 (Methane) emissions
436.380 lbs