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Parnassus Central Utility Plant

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

Quick Stats

13.4 Megawatts
Annual Net Generation
70,776 MWh (Megawatt Hours)

Context: That's equivalent to the annual power demand of 6,434 American homes (11 MWh each, source: EIA (opens in a new tab))

Annual CO2 equivalent emissions
24,122 metric tons CO2 equivalent

Context: That's equivalent to the annual emissions of about 5,244 American cars (4.6 metric tons each, source: EPA (opens in a new tab))

Detailed Emissions

Annual CO2 emissions
24,097.164 metrics tons CO2
Annual SO2 (Sulfer Dioxide) emissions
0.658 tons
Annual NOx (Nitrogen Oxide) emissions
63.931 tons
Annual N2O (Nitrous Oxide) emissions
91.329 lbs
Annual CH4 (Methane) emissions
910.486 lbs