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Sand Hill Energy Center

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

Quick Stats

696.4 Megawatts
Annual Net Generation
1,517,502 MWh (Megawatt Hours)

Context: That's equivalent to the annual power demand of 137,955 American homes (11 MWh each, source: EIA (opens in a new tab))

Annual CO2 equivalent emissions
746,582 metric tons CO2 equivalent

Context: That's equivalent to the annual emissions of about 162,300 American cars (4.6 metric tons each, source: EPA (opens in a new tab))

Detailed Emissions

Annual CO2 emissions
745,816.756 metrics tons CO2
Annual SO2 (Sulfer Dioxide) emissions
3.766 tons
Annual NOx (Nitrogen Oxide) emissions
83.954 tons
Annual N2O (Nitrous Oxide) emissions
2,795.544 lbs
Annual CH4 (Methane) emissions
27,955.440 lbs