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Delaware Generating Station

oil Power Plant
Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
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Power Plant Data Source: EPA, Jan 2021

Quick Stats

392.1 Megawatts
Annual Net Generation
232 MWh (Megawatt Hours)

Context: That's equivalent to the annual power demand of 21 American homes (11 MWh each, source: EIA (opens in a new tab))

Annual CO2 equivalent emissions
590 metric tons CO2 equivalent

Context: That's equivalent to the annual emissions of about 128 American cars (4.6 metric tons each, source: EPA (opens in a new tab))

Detailed Emissions

Annual CO2 emissions
588.135 metrics tons CO2
Annual SO2 (Sulfer Dioxide) emissions
1.819 tons
Annual NOx (Nitrogen Oxide) emissions
3.192 tons
Annual N2O (Nitrous Oxide) emissions
9.527 lbs
Annual CH4 (Methane) emissions
47.633 lbs