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Birchwood Power Facility

coal Power Plant
King George County, Virginia
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Power Plant Data Source: EPA, Jan 2021

Quick Stats

258.3 Megawatts
Annual Net Generation
48,334 MWh (Megawatt Hours)

Context: That's equivalent to the annual power demand of 4,394 American homes (11 MWh each, source: EIA (opens in a new tab))

Annual CO2 equivalent emissions
10,656 metric tons CO2 equivalent

Context: That's equivalent to the annual emissions of about 2,317 American cars (4.6 metric tons each, source: EPA (opens in a new tab))

Detailed Emissions

Annual CO2 emissions
10,093.076 metrics tons CO2
Annual SO2 (Sulfer Dioxide) emissions
31.302 tons
Annual NOx (Nitrogen Oxide) emissions
37.047 tons
Annual N2O (Nitrous Oxide) emissions
2,404.162 lbs
Annual CH4 (Methane) emissions
16,434.988 lbs