Fact Sheets on West Virginia Coal-Fired Power Plants

JOHN AMOS

  • Owner: Appalachian Power Company
  • Parent Company: American Electric Power
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 2,933 MW (Megawatts)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 816 MW (1971), 816 MW (1972), 1,300 MW (1973)
  • Location: 1530 Winfield Road, Winfield, WV 25213
  • GPS Coordinates: 38.4739803, -81.8226314
  • Coal Consumption: 7 million tons
  • Coal Source:
  • Number of Employees: 320

PLEASANTS

  • Owner/Parent Company: Allegheny Energy
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 1,368 MW
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 684 MW (1979), 684 MW (1980)
  • Location: Route 2, Willow Island, WV 26134
  • GPS Coordinates: 39.365889, -81.297306
  • Coal Consumption: 3.1 million
  • Coal Source: West Virginia, Ohio
  • Number of Employees: 206
  • Property Taxes: $5 million

HARRISON 

  • Owner/Parent Company: Allegheny Energy
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 2,052 MW
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 684 MW (1972), 684 MW (1973), 684 MW (1974)
  • Location: Route 20, Haywood, WV 26366
  • GPS Coordinates: 39.384389, -80.331889
  • Coal Consumption: 5.1 million tons
  • Coal Source:
  • Number of Employees: 230
  • Property Taxes: $5 million

FORT MARTIN 

  • Owner/Parent Company: Allegheny Energy
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 1,152 MW
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 576 MW (1967), 576 MW (1968)
  • Location: Rte. 53, Maidsville, WV 26541
  • GPS Coordinates: 39.710611, -79.927806
  • Coal Consumption: 2.8 million tons
  • Coal Source:West Virginia
  • Number of Employees: 180
  • Property Taxes: $3.4 million

MOUNT STORM (Closed)

  • Owner: Dominion Virginia Power
  • Parent Company: Dominion
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 1,662 megawatts (MW)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 570 MW (1965), 570 MW (1966), 522 MW (1973)
  • Location: State Rte. 93, Mount Storm, WV 26739
  • GPS Coordinates: 39.200556, -79.264167
  • Coal Consumption:
  • Coal Source: Mountain View Mine
  • Number of Employees:

PHILLIP SPORN (Closed)

  • Owner: Appalachian Power Company
  • Parent Company: American Electric Power
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 1,105 MW
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 153 MW (1950), 153 MW (1950), 153 MW (1951), 153 MW (1952), 496 MW (1960)
  • Location: U.S. Route 33, New Haven, WV 25265
  • GPS Coordinates: 38.967194, -81.921389
  • Coal Consumption:
  • Coal Source:
  • Number of Employees:

KANAWHA RIVER (Closed)

  • Owner: Appalachian Power Company
  • Parent Company: American Electric Power
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 439 MW (Megawatts)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 220 MW (1953), 220 MW (1953)
  • Location: Route 60 East, Glasgow, WV 25086
  • GPS Coordinates: 38.206389, -81.423611
  • Coal Consumption:
  • Coal Source:
  • Number of Employees:

KAMMER (Closed)

  • Owner: Ohio Power Company
  • Parent Company: American Electric Power
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 713 MW
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 238 MW (1958), 238 MW (1958), 238 MW (1959)
  • Location: Route 2 South, Moundsville, WV 26041
  • GPS Coordinates: 39.828889, -80.82
  • Coal Consumption:
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  • Number of Employees:

MITCHELL (Closed)

  • Owner: Ohio Power Company
  • Parent Company: American Electric Power
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 1,633 MW
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 816 MW (1971), 816 MW (1971)
  • Location: Route 2 South, Moundsville, WV 26041
  • GPS Coordinates: 39.828889, -80.82
  • Coal Consumption:
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  • Number of Employees:

RIVESVILLE (Closed)

  • Owner: Monongahela Power Company
  • Parent Company: Allegheny Energy
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 110 MW (Megawatts)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 35 MW (1943), 75 MW (1951)
  • Location: 12 Jackson St., Rivesville, WV 26588
  • GPS Coordinates: 39.530611, -80.116694
  • Coal Consumption:
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  • Number of Employees:

GRANT TOWN (Closed)

  • Owner: American Bituminous Power LP
  • Parent Company: Edison International
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 95.7 MW (Megawatts)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 95.7 MW (1992)
  • Location: Hwy. 17, Grant Town, WV 26574
  • GPS Coordinates: 39.560277, -80.162893
  • Electricity Production: 670,414 MWh (2005)
  • Coal Consumption:
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  • Number of Employees:

NORTH BRANCH STATION (Closed)

  • Owner: Dominion Virginia Power
  • Parent Company: Dominion
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 80 MW (Megawatts)
  • Units and In-Service Dates: 80 MW (1992)
  • Location: 2000 Energy Way, Gormania, WV 26720
  • GPS Coordinates: 39.261602, -79.331152
  • Electricity Production: 563,070 MWh (2005)
  • Coal Consumption:
  • Coal Source:
  • Number of Employees:

FIRST ENERGY POWER PLANT FACT SHEETS

Harrison

https://www.firstenergycorp.com/content/dam/corporate/generationmap/files/FE-Harrison%20Fact%20Sheet.pdf

Pleasants

https://www.firstenergycorp.com/content/dam/corporate/generationmap/files/Pleasants%20Facts.pdf

Fort Martin

https://www.firstenergycorp.com/content/dam/corporate/generationmap/files/FE-Ft%20Martin%20Fact%20Sheet.pdf

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