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Mankato Energy Center

gas Power Plant
Blue Earth County, Minnesota
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Power Plant Data Source: EPA, Jan 2021

Quick Stats

719 Megawatts
Annual Net Generation
2,054,197 MWh (Megawatt Hours)

Context: That's equivalent to the annual power demand of 186,745 American homes (11 MWh each, source: EIA (opens in a new tab))

Annual CO2 equivalent emissions
927,575 metric tons CO2 equivalent

Context: That's equivalent to the annual emissions of about 201,647 American cars (4.6 metric tons each, source: EPA (opens in a new tab))

Detailed Emissions

Annual CO2 emissions
926,693.469 metrics tons CO2
Annual SO2 (Sulfer Dioxide) emissions
4.730 tons
Annual NOx (Nitrogen Oxide) emissions
63.522 tons
Annual N2O (Nitrous Oxide) emissions
3,220.969 lbs
Annual CH4 (Methane) emissions
32,139.711 lbs