Wabash River Generating Station has 29 groundwater monitoring wells, 20 of which have been polluted above federal advisory levels based on samples collected between June 22, 2016 and August 30, 2017. Groundwater at this site contains unsafe levels of boron, sulfate, molybdenum, lithium, arsenic, cobalt and lead.Site description
Wabash River Generating Station was a six-unit coal-fired plant located near the Wabash River in Terre Haute, Indiana. Opened in 1953, the station had the peak capacity of 1,165 MW before retiring Unit 1-5 in 2016. The Ash Pond System located south of the station is regulated under the CCR rule. You can find the industry-reported data here. For more information on the Rockport Plant, see EIP’s 2019 National Coal Ash Report.