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Savannah River Site Biomass Cogen

biomass Power Plant
Aiken County, South Carolina
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Power Plant Data Source: EPA, Jan 2021

Quick Stats

20.8 Megawatts
Annual Net Generation
72,803 MWh (Megawatt Hours)

Context: That's equivalent to the annual power demand of 6,618 American homes (11 MWh each, source: EIA (opens in a new tab))

Annual CO2 equivalent emissions
6,682 metric tons CO2 equivalent

Context: That's equivalent to the annual emissions of about 1,453 American cars (4.6 metric tons each, source: EPA (opens in a new tab))

Detailed Emissions

Annual CO2 emissions
5,331.932 metrics tons CO2
Annual SO2 (Sulfer Dioxide) emissions
9.761 tons
Annual NOx (Nitrogen Oxide) emissions
38.182 tons
Annual N2O (Nitrous Oxide) emissions
5,533.590 lbs
Annual CH4 (Methane) emissions
42,121.586 lbs