Fort Martin Power Station

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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.

Monitoring Wells Wells reporting one or more exceedances for at least one pollutant.
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Pollutants monitored and above guidelines
Tip: Click on a contaminant to view wells that have recorded exceedances. Click again to remove the filter. antimony arsenic boron lithium molybdenum sulfate
Pollutants monitored and below guidelines
barium beryllium cadmium chromium cobalt fluoride lead mercury radium selenium thallium
Pollutants not monitored
ammonia, copper, cyanide, gross alpha particle, gross beta particle, hexavalent chromium, manganese, nickel, nitrate, nitrite, silver, strontium, tritium, uranium

Facility last updated on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 01:55:44 PM EDT