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Sierra Pacific Burney Facility

biomass Power Plant
Shasta County, California
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Power Plant Data Source: EPA, Jan 2021

Quick Stats

20 Megawatts
Annual Net Generation
67,193 MWh (Megawatt Hours)

Context: That's equivalent to the annual power demand of 6,108 American homes (11 MWh each, source: EIA (opens in a new tab))

Annual CO2 equivalent emissions
839 metric tons CO2 equivalent

Context: That's equivalent to the annual emissions of about 182 American cars (4.6 metric tons each, source: EPA (opens in a new tab))

Detailed Emissions

Annual CO2 emissions
0.000 metrics tons CO2
Annual SO2 (Sulfer Dioxide) emissions
4.638 tons
Annual NOx (Nitrogen Oxide) emissions
27.087 tons
Annual N2O (Nitrous Oxide) emissions
3,435.709 lbs
Annual CH4 (Methane) emissions
26,176.827 lbs