Blackhawk Generating Station

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Blackhawk Generating Station
Location Beloit, Wisconsin
Coordinates 42°30′23″N 89°1′56″W / 42.50639°N 89.03222°W / 42.50639; -89.03222Coordinates: 42°30′23″N 89°1′56″W / 42.50639°N 89.03222°W / 42.50639; -89.03222
Status Active
Decommission date 2009
Power generation
Primary fuel Natural gas
Nameplate capacity 50 MW

Blackhawk Generating Station is a natural gas fired, electrical power station located in Beloit, Wisconsin in Rock County. Primarily used for summer power peaking.

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Unit Capacity Commissioning Notes
1 and 2 Retired
3 25 MW 1947 Natural Gas Boiler Rated at 506 mmBtu per hour / Installed 1947
4 25 MW 1949 Natural Gas Boiler Rated at 506 mmBtu per hour / Installed 1949

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