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Sumas Generating Station

gas Power Plant
Whatcom County, Washington
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Power Plant Data Source: EPA, Jan 2021

Quick Stats

125.5 Megawatts
Annual Net Generation
483,617 MWh (Megawatt Hours)

Context: That's equivalent to the annual power demand of 43,965 American homes (11 MWh each, source: EIA (opens in a new tab))

Annual CO2 equivalent emissions
234,834 metric tons CO2 equivalent

Context: That's equivalent to the annual emissions of about 51,051 American cars (4.6 metric tons each, source: EPA (opens in a new tab))

Detailed Emissions

Annual CO2 emissions
234,595.105 metrics tons CO2
Annual SO2 (Sulfer Dioxide) emissions
3.128 tons
Annual NOx (Nitrogen Oxide) emissions
34.196 tons
Annual N2O (Nitrous Oxide) emissions
872.868 lbs
Annual CH4 (Methane) emissions
8,728.677 lbs