Montrose Generating Station has 12 groundwater monitoring wells, 12 of which have been polluted above federal advisory levels based on samples collected between December 16, 2015 and November 05, 2019. Groundwater at this site contains unsafe levels of sulfate, lithium, cobalt, boron, arsenic, cadmium and radium.Site description
Kansas City Power & Light Company’s Montrose Generating Station is located in Kansas City Power & Light Company’s Montrose Generating Station was in Clinton, Missouri on the banks of Montrose Lake in Henry County. Montrose began operations in 1958 and operated three coal-fired units with a combined capacity of 564-MW. KCPL has retired all coal-fired units at the plant in June 2018. The North and South Ash Impoundments as well as the CCR landfill at Montrose no longer receive CCR material but are regulated under the CCR rule.