F.B. Culley Generating Station has 20 groundwater monitoring wells, 20 of which have been polluted above federal advisory levels based on samples collected between June 10, 2016 and March 31, 2020. Groundwater at this site contains unsafe levels of cobalt, boron, arsenic, lithium, molybdenum, sulfate, lead, radium, chromium, beryllium, antimony and fluoride.Site description
F.B. Culley Generating Station, located in Newburgh, Indiana, is a 369-MW coal-fired generating plant operated by the Southern Indiana Gas & Electric Company, formerly a subsidiary of Vectren and now owned by CenterPoint Energy. The station has two generating units, with an additional unit retired in 2006, and has been in operation since 1955. The station operates the existing CCR management units, the East Ash Pond and West Ash Pond at FBC located in Warrick County, Indiana.