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Astoria Energy

gas Power Plant
Queens County, New York
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Power Plant Data Source: EPA, Jan 2021

Quick Stats

1,245 Megawatts
Annual Net Generation
5,989,392 MWh (Megawatt Hours)

Context: That's equivalent to the annual power demand of 544,490 American homes (11 MWh each, source: EIA (opens in a new tab))

Annual CO2 equivalent emissions
2,701,707 metric tons CO2 equivalent

Context: That's equivalent to the annual emissions of about 587,328 American cars (4.6 metric tons each, source: EPA (opens in a new tab))

Detailed Emissions

Annual CO2 emissions
2,700,377.062 metrics tons CO2
Annual SO2 (Sulfer Dioxide) emissions
13.880 tons
Annual NOx (Nitrogen Oxide) emissions
167.925 tons
Annual N2O (Nitrous Oxide) emissions
4,968.949 lbs
Annual CH4 (Methane) emissions
47,223.655 lbs