Mecklenburg Power Station

Mecklenburg Power Station

Clarksville, VA
Powers 34,000 homes

Brief Facts

  • Net generating capacity is 138 megawatts.
  • Coal fired station.
  • Commercial operation began in 1992.
  • The units are equipped with special equipment to reduce emissions of sulfur dioxide and with exhaust gas baghouses to trap fly ash.
  • The station receives its cooling water from the John H. Kerr Reservoi.