Nebraska City Generating Station has 16 groundwater monitoring wells, 11 of which have been polluted above federal advisory levels based on samples collected between March 09, 2016 and October 18, 2019. Groundwater at this site contains unsafe levels of arsenic, boron, molybdenum, lithium, antimony, sulfate, fluoride, cobalt and selenium.Site description
Omaha Public Power District’s Nebraska City Station is in Douglas County, NE. This generating station began operations in 1979 along the Missouri River, operating two coal-fired units that combine to generate 1,390-MW. Nebraska City Station also operates two Ash Landfill units that are adjacent to the Missouri River. Ash Landfill 1 and Ash Landfill 2 are regulated under the CCR rule.