Gallagher Generating Station has 13 groundwater monitoring wells, 13 of which have been polluted above federal advisory levels based on samples collected between June 20, 2016 and August 16, 2017. Groundwater at this site contains unsafe levels of boron, molybdenum, sulfate, arsenic, cobalt, lithium and lead.Site description
Gallagher Generating Station, located along the Ohio River in New Albany, Indiana, is a 280 MW coal-fired generating plant operated by Duke Energy. The station has two active generating units, which first began operating in 1958. The station retired two units in 2012. The station operates three CCR units: Ash Pond A, Gallagher Landfill and Primary Pond. You can find the industry-reported data here. For more information on the Gallagher Generating Station, see EIP’s 2019 National Coal Ash Report.