Sebree Generating Station has 14 groundwater monitoring wells, 10 of which have been polluted above federal advisory levels based on samples collected between March 26, 2016 and October 11, 2017. Groundwater at this site contains unsafe levels of lithium, sulfate, arsenic, mercury and molybdenum.Site description
Sebree Generating Station is a 96 MW coal-fired power plant located near Robards, Kentucky, along the Green River. The station, which is owned by Big Rivers Electric Corporation, has been in operation since 1966 and operates one generating unit. The coal plant was shut down in 2015 and converted to a natural gas plant. The station operates three CCR units: Green Landfill, Green Surface Impoundment and Reid/HMPL Surface Impoundment. You can find the industry-reported data here. For more information on the Sebree Generating Station, see EIP’s 2019 National Coal Ash Report.