Stanton Station

Great River Energy has announced plans to retire the Stanton Station power plant by May 2017.

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  • Located near Stanton, North Dakota, on a 250-acre site on the bank of the Missouri River
  • One turbine generator rated at 189 megawatts
  • Began operating in 1966 with one boiler a second “supplemental” boiler added in 1982
  • Uses approximately 850,000 tons of coal each year
  • Approximately 65 employees