Operating in Effingham County, Plant McIntosh includes two natural gas combined cycle units, a retired coal-fired unit retired in July 2019, and eight simple cycle combustion turbines.
The company prepares and submits an ash pond dewatering plan to EPD for its approval. This site-specific plan identifies the enhanced water treatment system, controls and monitoring that will be used during the process to ensure that the water discharged is protective of water quality standards.
Discharged water is being actively sampled in compliance with federal and state regulations. Data results will be updated as the process continues.