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Chesterfield Power Station CCR Surface Impoundments

The Chesterfield Power Station is located at 500 Coxendale Road in Chester, Virginia.  The station has two residuals (CCR) surface impoundments that managed sluiced or wet CCR from the station as part of the wastewater treatment system.  The station also has a landfill that currently manages dry coal ash from the station for disposal. The impoundments at this facility (also known as coal ash ponds) and the landfill are subject to the EPA CCR Rule and the surface impoundments are also subject to the requirements of 2019 Acts of Assembly Ch. 650-651, effective July 1, 2019.

Documents related to the solid waste permit to address closure of the coal ash ponds will be posted as the documents are submitted. 

Below is the final issued VPDES permit that address the dewatering of the coal ash ponds to complete closure and the accompanying permitting fact sheet:

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Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
(804) 698-4000

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