Cane Run Station has 18 groundwater monitoring wells, 12 of which have been polluted above federal advisory levels based on samples collected between June 16, 2010 and February 14, 2019. Groundwater at this site contains unsafe levels of sulfate, boron, arsenic, lithium, selenium, lead, molybdenum and cadmium.Site description
Kentucky Utilities Company's Cane Run Generating Station was in Jefferson County in Louisville, Kentucky. The plant started operating in 1954 and had a 928-MW net capacity with three coal-fired units. The plant was replaced with a 640-MW natural gas unit in 2015. It has one ash pond regulated by the CCR rule.