Navajo Generating Station: Environmental footprint

Last Modified: Mon Feb 27 2017 20:18:25 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 7th
    largest individual source of climate pollution in the country based on EPA data as of 2015.
  • 14 million metric tons
    of carbon dioxide emissions a year.
  • $127 million
    Health care costs since the plant is a major source of air pollution for people living nearby according to by some estimates.
  • 31,000 acre-feet
    of water that is consumed by the plant. For almost 50 years now, Navajos have not been able to use of the clean water supply that is available to them.