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Corpus Christi Energy Center

gas Power Plant
Nueces County, Texas
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Power Plant Data Source: EPA, Jan 2021

Quick Stats

593.3 Megawatts
Annual Net Generation
1,991,874 MWh (Megawatt Hours)

Context: That's equivalent to the annual power demand of 181,079 American homes (11 MWh each, source: EIA (opens in a new tab))

Annual CO2 equivalent emissions
698,843 metric tons CO2 equivalent

Context: That's equivalent to the annual emissions of about 151,922 American cars (4.6 metric tons each, source: EPA (opens in a new tab))

Detailed Emissions

Annual CO2 emissions
698,165.674 metrics tons CO2
Annual SO2 (Sulfer Dioxide) emissions
3.525 tons
Annual NOx (Nitrogen Oxide) emissions
201.618 tons
Annual N2O (Nitrous Oxide) emissions
2,474.284 lbs
Annual CH4 (Methane) emissions
24,742.839 lbs