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2010/2011 report for MACQUARIE GENERATION, Liddell Power Station - Muswellbrook, NSW

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Report Details:
Reporting Year:
2010/2011
 
Subthreshold Report:
No
 
Data period start:
July 1, 2010
 
Data period end:
June 30, 2011
Other reports for this facility:
Facility Details:
Facility Name:
Liddell Power Station
 
Jurisdiction ID:
151
 
Street Address:
New England Highway  Muswellbrook  NSW  2333
 
Number of Employees:
230
Owner/Operator Details:
Company Name:
MACQUARIE GENERATION
 
ABN:
18402904344
 
ACN:
 
Contact Details:
Name / Position:
Mr Robert Cooper / Community & Public Relations Manager
 
Phone:
(02) 4968 7491
 
Email:
Rob.Cooper@macgen.com.au
 
Postal Address:
Private Mail Bag No. 2  Muswellbrook  NSW  2333
 
Web Address:
Industry Details:
Main Activities:
Electrical power generation
 
Primary ANZSIC:
Class: Fossil Fuel Electricity Generation [2611]
Group: Electricity Generation [261]
Cleaner Production Activities
Activity Comments
Improved maintenance scheduling, record keeping, or procedures Additional campaign dust monitoring of each unit undertaken to monitor bag-house performance
 
Modified process, equipment, layout, or piping Dry ashing system installed on Unit 4 boiler
 
Installed overflow alarms or automatic shut-off valves CEMS on stacks with upper limit alarms for NOx, SOx and PM
 
Implemented inspection or monitoring program for potential spill or leak sources
 
Dust suppression - water sprays/chemical suppression
 
Use of cleaner raw materials Sulphur limits set on coal supplied
 
Dust suppression - wind breaks/covered/enclosed stockpiles
 
Community consultative committee Meets quarterly
Pollution Control Devices
Device Installed (year) Comments
Fabric filter/baghouse 2008 Regular bag replacement program
 
Wastewater treatment On-site domestic sewage treatment system
 
Opacity monitor 2008 Opacity monitors with upper limit alarms - maintained and replaced as required
 
Dust monitor 1990 Mid 1990's CCT coverage of coal plant conveyors and chimney stacks
 
Other pollution control equipment 2008 CEMS NOx, SOx monitors with upper limit alarms. Oil/water separation and sedimentation containment
Public Statement:
 
First published:
March 30, 2012
Last updated:
March 30, 2012

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