Fort Martin Power Station has 21 groundwater monitoring wells, 6 of which have been polluted above federal advisory levels based on samples collected between August 29, 2016 and September 25, 2017. Groundwater at this site contains unsafe levels of sulfate, arsenic, boron, lithium, molybdenum and antimony.Site description
Ft Martin Power Station is a 1,098 MW power station owned by Allegheny Energy. It is located along the Monongahela River in Eastern, West Virginia, and opened in 1967. The Coal Combustion Byproduct Landfill located northwest of the station is regulated under the CCR rule. The Landfill is about 250 acres and divided to three areas. You can find the industry-reported data here. For more information on the Ft Martin Power Station, see EIP’s 2019 National Coal Ash Report.