NEARLY 7 MILLION TONS of coal mined annually.
families with electricity every day.
in economic activity contributed annually.
invested in the Best Available Control Technology (BACT).
Coal-fueled electricity with less emissions.
- Prairie State Energy Campus consists of two supercritical units with an output capacity of 800 MW each.
- The plant design incorporates state-of-the-art emissions control technologies that make it one of the cleanest coal-fuled power plants in the county. Click here for an interactive animated tour of Prairie State technologies.
- The power plant will consume approximately 6.5 million tons of indigenous coal per year from the adjacent mine.