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Emissions

Southaven Combined Cycle Plant

What TVA is doing about emissions at Southaven

  • Southaven burns low emitting natural gas.
  • All units are equipped with dry low NOx burners and SCRs to reduce NOx emissions.

Sulfur dioxide

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Year Gas
2008 3
2009 7
2010 9
2011 7
2012 9
2013 6

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Nitrogen oxides

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Year Gas
2008 102
2009 368
2010 244
2011 143
2012 182
2013 138

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Carbon dioxide

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Year Gas
2008 518201
2009 1372566
2010 1715113
2011 1354979
2012 1810267
2013 1224362

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Toxics Release Inventory

2013 data

All amounts are in pounds

Chemical Air Water Land Off-Site Disposal Total
Hydrochloric Acid (aerosol)
0
Hydrogen Fluoride
0
Sulfuric Acid (aerosol)
0
Ammonia
24,000
0
0
0
24,000
Antimony Compounds
0
Arsenic Compounds
0
Barium Compounds
0
Beryllium Compounds
0
Cadmium Compounds
0
Chromium Compounds
0
Cobalt Compounds
0
Copper Compounds
0
Lead Compounds
0
Manganese Compounds
0
Mercury Compounds
0
Nickel Compounds
0
Selenium Compounds
0
Silver Compounds
0
Thallium Compounds
0
Vanadium Compounds
0
Zinc Compounds
0
Benzo(g,h,i)perylene
0
Naphthalene
0
Nitrate Compounds
0
Dioxin (grams)
0
Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds
0
Hydrazine
0
Total
24,000
0
0
0
24,000

 

Gross MWh Generated:
3,048,130
Pounds Released per MWh:
0.008

 

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Lagoon Creek

Magnolia

Marshall

Paradise

Shawnee

Southaven

Widows Creek

 

Emissions by type

Carbon Dioxide

Nitrogen Oxides

Ozone

Sulfur Dioxide

Greenhouse Gases

Toxics Release Inventory (TRI)

           
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