Trimble County Generating Station

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Trimble County Generating Station
Trimble County Generating Station is located in Kentucky
Trimble County Generating Station
Location of Trimble County Generating Station in Kentucky
Country United States
Location Trimble County, near Bedford, Kentucky
Coordinates 38°35′N 85°25′W / 38.58°N 85.41°W / 38.58; -85.41Coordinates: 38°35′N 85°25′W / 38.58°N 85.41°W / 38.58; -85.41
Status active
Commission date 1990
Owner(s) Louisville Gas and Electric
Thermal power station
Primary fuel Bituminous coal
Cooling source Ohio River
Power generation
Units operational 2
Nameplate capacity 514 MW

The Trimble County Generating Station is a coal-fired power plant owned and operated by Louisville Gas and Electric near Bedford, Kentucky. It is located just over 30 miles northeast of Louisville, Kentucky.

Emissions data[edit]

  • 2006 CO2 Emissions: 4,107,397 tons
  • 2006 SO2 Emissions: 830 tons
  • 2006 SO2 Emissions per MWh:
  • 2006 NOx Emissions: 3,981 tons
  • 2005 Mercury Emissions: 203 lb.

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